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)
  May 2015 April 2016 May 2016 April 2016 to May 2016 May 2015 to May 2016
  seasonally adjusted
  $ millions % change
Principal trading partners
Exports 42,610 41,451 41,145 -0.7 -3.4
United States 32,418 30,973 32,093 3.6 -1.0
European Union 3,042 3,368 2,647 -21.4 -13.0
United Kingdom 988 1,592 869 -45.4 -12.0
Germany 305 333 332 -0.5 8.9
Netherlands 382 211 261 23.4 -31.7
France 267 272 279 2.7 4.7
Italy 181 145 187 28.7 3.2
Belgium 329 267 224 -16.0 -31.9
Spain 85 136 97 -29.0 14.2
China 1,611 1,745 1,585 -9.2 -1.6
Mexico 676 772 716 -7.2 5.9
Japan 762 936 843 -10.0 10.6
South Korea 298 348 343 -1.4 14.9
Hong Kong 228 169 174 2.8 -23.9
Brazil 182 140 148 5.7 -18.6
Algeria 30 41 15 -63.3 -49.3
Norway 187 126 146 15.9 -21.7
India 285 308 287 -6.6 0.7
Switzerland 352 46 50 8.0 -85.8
Saudi Arabia 129 137 117 -14.3 -8.9
Turkey 60 74 45 -39.9 -25.3
Taiwan 142 97 132 37.1 -6.8
Peru 53 54 48 -11.8 -9.0
Australia 175 208 151 -27.6 -14.0
Iraq 9 32 6 -81.3 -34.1
Indonesia 181 136 119 -12.4 -34.2
Singapore 131 117 95 -18.5 -27.3
Russian Federation 40 57 49 -14.6 22.2
Imports 45,373 44,768 44,422 -0.8 -2.1
United States 29,768 29,663 29,336 -1.1 -1.5
European Union 4,393 4,113 4,243 3.2 -3.4
United Kingdom 802 530 694 31.0 -13.5
Germany 1,294 1,140 1,029 -9.7 -20.5
Netherlands 331 313 406 29.8 22.9
France 345 368 371 0.6 7.4
Italy 424 426 481 12.9 13.5
Belgium 257 290 234 -19.5 -9.1
Spain 174 219 175 -19.8 0.8
China 3,034 3,019 3,044 0.9 0.4
Mexico 1,497 1,625 1,581 -2.7 5.7
Japan 888 1,055 859 -18.6 -3.3
South Korea 506 475 513 8.0 1.4
Hong Kong 380 337 304 -9.8 -19.9
Brazil 274 272 298 9.4 8.7
Algeria 1 102 179 75.0 17,800.0
Norway 259 80 215 168.3 -17.1
India 277 214 214 0.4 -22.5
Switzerland 487 416 552 32.8 13.4
Saudi Arabia 231 181 98 -45.8 -57.5
Turkey 122 68 68 -0.4 -44.9
Taiwan 269 235 222 -5.9 -17.7
Peru 225 236 84 -64.7 -62.9
Australia 120 169 174 2.5 44.3
Iraq 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
Indonesia 93 87 85 -1.6 -8.0
Singapore 114 106 51 -51.8 -55.2
Russian Federation 109 28 49 75.7 -55.6
Balance -2,762 -3,317 -3,277 ... ...
United States 2,650 1,310 2,756 ... ...
European Union -1,351 -745 -1,597 ... ...
United Kingdom 186 1,062 175 ... ...
Germany -990 -806 -697 ... ...
Netherlands 51 -101 -145 ... ...
France -79 -97 -92 ... ...
Italy -243 -281 -294 ... ...
Belgium 72 -24 -10 ... ...
Spain -89 -82 -79 ... ...
China -1,422 -1,274 -1,459 ... ...
Mexico -820 -853 -865 ... ...
Japan -127 -119 -16 ... ...
South Korea -208 -128 -171 ... ...
Hong Kong -151 -168 -131 ... ...
Brazil -92 -132 -150 ... ...
Algeria 29 -61 -164 ... ...
Norway -72 46 -69 ... ...
India 9 94 73 ... ...
Switzerland -134 -369 -502 ... ...
Saudi Arabia -102 -44 19 ... ...
Turkey -63 6 -23 ... ...
Taiwan -127 -139 -89 ... ...
Peru -173 -182 -36 ... ...
Australia 55 39 -23 ... ...
Iraq 9 32 6 ... ...
Indonesia 88 49 34 ... ...
Singapore 18 12 45 ... ...
Russian Federation -69 30 1 ... ...
Principal commodity grouping
Exports          
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 2,554 2,609 2,501 -4.2 -2.1
Energy products 7,580 4,955 5,308 7.1 -30.0
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 1,457 1,232 1,212 -1.6 -16.8
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 4,603 4,777 4,521 -5.4 -1.8
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 2,962 2,748 2,696 -1.9 -9.0
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 3,123 3,247 3,314 2.1 6.1
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 2,596 2,777 2,640 -4.9 1.7
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 2,194 2,305 2,275 -1.3 3.7
Motor vehicles and parts 7,032 7,862 7,786 -1.0 10.7
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 2,142 1,887 1,928 2.2 -10.0
Consumer goods 5,249 5,918 5,845 -1.2 11.4
Special transactions trade3 311 313 324 3.6 4.2
Other balance of payments adjustments 808 820 796 -2.9 -1.5
Imports          
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 1,343 1,384 1,430 3.3 6.5
Energy products 2,865 1,764 2,086 18.2 -27.2
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 880 966 732 -24.2 -16.9
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 3,833 3,719 3,573 -3.9 -6.8
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 3,727 3,469 3,634 4.8 -2.5
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 2,030 1,961 1,965 0.2 -3.2
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 4,297 4,189 4,064 -3.0 -5.4
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 4,958 5,070 5,110 0.8 3.1
Motor vehicles and parts 8,451 8,666 8,655 -0.1 2.4
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 1,699 2,306 1,765 -23.5 3.9
Consumer goods 9,795 9,806 9,849 0.4 0.6
Special transactions trade3 625 623 707 13.6 13.2
Other balance of payments adjustments 870 844 853 1.1 -1.9

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