Merchandise trade of Canada on a balance-of-payments basis (monthly)

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Merchandise trade of Canada on a balance-of-payments basis (monthly)
  March 2016 February 2017 March 2017 February 2017 to March 2017 March 2016 to March 2017
  seasonally adjusted
  $ millions % change
Principal trading partners
Exports 41,598 45,253 46,977 3.8 12.9
United States 30,901 34,302 34,353 0.1 11.2
European Union 3,830 3,625 3,896 7.5 1.7
United Kingdom 1,857 1,582 1,648 4.2 -11.3
Germany 336 280 415 48.5 23.8
Netherlands 278 194 310 59.7 11.4
France 229 336 268 -20.4 16.9
Italy 186 191 186 -2.4 0.1
Belgium 272 369 328 -11.0 20.5
Spain 240 124 236 90.2 -1.7
China 1,730 1,966 2,270 15.5 31.2
Mexico 674 777 842 8.4 25.0
Japan 884 982 1,035 5.5 17.1
South Korea 378 255 486 90.3 28.6
Hong Kong 200 161 143 -11.3 -28.9
Brazil 210 109 121 11.0 -42.6
Algeria 49 81 43 -47.4 -14.0
Norway 126 137 248 81.3 96.4
India 268 393 670 70.2 150.1
Switzerland 51 154 312 103.2 509.6
Saudi Arabia 102 149 88 -40.8 -13.7
Turkey 67 68 54 -19.9 -18.2
Taiwan 144 178 130 -27.2 -9.9
Peru 85 41 102 147.5 20.0
Australia 185 134 204 52.5 10.1
Iraq 6 8 11 31.3 87.9
Indonesia 128 112 194 74.2 52.4
Singapore 129 94 119 26.4 -7.6
Russian Federation 63 45 117 161.8 85.9
Imports 44,619 46,334 47,112 1.7 5.6
United States 29,161 29,795 30,382 2.0 4.2
European Union 4,446 4,476 4,720 5.4 6.2
United Kingdom 624 591 698 18.2 12.0
Germany 1,339 1,285 1,272 -1.0 -5.0
Netherlands 313 667 572 -14.1 82.8
France 367 348 365 4.9 -0.7
Italy 461 446 503 12.8 9.2
Belgium 325 219 248 13.0 -23.8
Spain 171 161 179 11.2 4.5
China 3,002 3,344 3,382 1.1 12.7
Mexico 1,538 1,690 1,776 5.1 15.5
Japan 870 1,105 1,193 8.0 37.0
South Korea 600 603 546 -9.4 -9.0
Hong Kong 301 332 347 4.6 15.5
Brazil 283 493 411 -16.6 45.3
Algeria 139 147 2 -99.0 -98.9
Norway 148 340 79 -76.8 -46.5
India 233 239 249 4.2 6.9
Switzerland 504 502 419 -16.6 -16.9
Saudi Arabia 86 137 269 96.3 210.9
Turkey 73 115 158 37.2 117.9
Taiwan 240 257 265 3.1 10.7
Peru 333 140 93 -33.4 -72.1
Australia 152 127 129 1.5 -14.7
Iraq 0 0 71 ... ...
Indonesia 92 113 93 -17.4 1.3
Singapore 78 44 105 138.6 33.5
Russian Federation 33 35 23 -33.5 -30.1
Balance -3,021 -1,081 -135 ... ...
United States 1,740 4,507 3,970 ... ...
European Union -616 -852 -824 ... ...
United Kingdom 1,233 991 949 ... ...
Germany -1,003 -1,005 -857 ... ...
Netherlands -35 -472 -262 ... ...
France -138 -12 -97 ... ...
Italy -275 -255 -317 ... ...
Belgium -53 149 80 ... ...
Spain 69 -37 57 ... ...
China -1,272 -1,378 -1,112 ... ...
Mexico -864 -912 -934 ... ...
Japan 13 -123 -158 ... ...
South Korea -223 -348 -60 ... ...
Hong Kong -100 -171 -205 ... ...
Brazil -73 -384 -290 ... ...
Algeria -90 -66 41 ... ...
Norway -21 -204 169 ... ...
India 35 155 421 ... ...
Switzerland -453 -349 -107 ... ...
Saudi Arabia 16 12 -180 ... ...
Turkey -6 -47 -104 ... ...
Taiwan -96 -79 -136 ... ...
Peru -248 -98 9 ... ...
Australia 34 6 75 ... ...
Iraq 6 8 -60 ... ...
Indonesia 36 -1 101 ... ...
Singapore 51 51 15 ... ...
Russian Federation 30 10 94 ... ...
Principal commodity grouping
Exports          
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 2,675 2,733 2,732 0.0 2.1
Energy products 4,919 8,173 8,748 7.0 77.8
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 1,276 1,406 1,378 -1.9 8.0
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 4,554 5,203 5,574 7.1 22.4
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 2,798 2,932 3,014 2.8 7.7
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 3,352 3,392 3,561 5.0 6.3
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 2,518 2,732 2,767 1.3 9.9
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 2,319 2,291 2,342 2.2 1.0
Motor vehicles and parts 8,068 7,866 7,723 -1.8 -4.3
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 2,103 1,614 1,752 8.6 -16.7
Consumer goods 5,872 5,728 6,121 6.9 4.2
Special transactions trade3 332 295 326 10.6 -2.0
Other balance of payments adjustments 813 890 942 5.8 15.9
Imports          
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 1,361 1,434 1,413 -1.5 3.8
Energy products 2,002 2,642 2,395 -9.3 19.6
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 1,009 832 891 7.2 -11.7
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 3,769 3,587 3,962 10.4 5.1
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 3,551 3,902 3,811 -2.3 7.3
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 1,994 1,973 1,999 1.3 0.3
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 4,304 4,196 4,367 4.1 1.5
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 5,273 5,376 5,365 -0.2 1.8
Motor vehicles and parts 8,609 9,188 9,326 1.5 8.3
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 1,405 1,594 1,663 4.3 18.4
Consumer goods 9,890 10,051 10,153 1.0 2.7
Special transactions trade3 607 668 868 29.9 43.1
Other balance of payments adjustments 846 891 899 0.8 6.3

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