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 2015 February 2016 March 2016 February 2016 to March 2016 March 2015 to March 2016
  seasonally adjusted
  $ millions % change
Principal trading partners
Exports 43,193 43,051 40,990 -4.8 -5.1
United States 32,115 32,453 30,413 -6.3 -5.3
European Union 3,398 3,388 3,795 12.0 11.7
United Kingdom 1,431 1,454 1,866 28.4 30.4
Germany 313 271 332 22.6 6.0
Netherlands 346 222 282 26.9 -18.6
France 255 284 213 -24.8 -16.3
Italy 165 248 179 -27.9 8.0
Belgium 335 318 269 -15.5 -19.7
Spain 78 131 240 83.3 210.1
China 1,744 1,985 1,767 -11.0 1.3
Mexico 662 698 690 -1.2 4.2
Japan 962 979 896 -8.5 -6.8
South Korea 328 285 370 29.9 12.9
Hong Kong 377 159 174 9.4 -53.9
Brazil 165 147 205 39.4 24.3
Algeria 100 47 56 18.7 -44.2
Norway 195 86 127 46.9 -35.1
India 332 422 280 -33.7 -15.7
Switzerland 180 46 51 11.6 -71.6
Saudi Arabia 66 93 103 10.6 56.4
Turkey 130 105 67 -36.1 -48.6
Taiwan 163 115 144 25.5 -12.1
Peru 32 87 78 -11.0 146.2
Australia 144 122 175 43.6 21.3
Iraq 11 7 6 -21.6 -47.3
Indonesia 125 76 119 56.6 -4.7
Singapore 197 145 118 -18.5 -39.8
Russian Federation 40 63 63 0.2 58.1
Imports 46,267 45,519 44,404 -2.4 -4.0
United States 29,842 30,338 28,888 -4.8 -3.2
European Union 4,417 4,332 4,350 0.4 -1.5
United Kingdom 844 642 571 -11.1 -32.3
Germany 1,084 1,328 1,334 0.5 23.1
Netherlands 330 292 288 -1.4 -12.9
France 477 371 362 -2.3 -24.0
Italy 433 489 462 -5.5 6.8
Belgium 200 238 324 36.5 61.9
Spain 199 172 181 5.2 -9.2
China 4,041 3,366 3,013 -10.5 -25.5
Mexico 1,507 1,511 1,534 1.6 1.9
Japan 1,003 849 866 2.1 -13.6
South Korea 503 493 651 32.2 29.5
Hong Kong 434 372 308 -17.1 -29.0
Brazil 220 265 264 -0.2 20.1
Algeria 125 48 158 227.3 26.4
Norway 216 78 149 91.6 -31.1
India 210 269 228 -15.3 8.3
Switzerland 434 414 504 21.8 16.2
Saudi Arabia 166 83 78 -6.0 -52.9
Turkey 67 90 122 36.2 81.6
Taiwan 449 268 252 -5.8 -43.8
Peru 243 248 333 34.3 37.2
Australia 147 140 183 30.2 24.0
Iraq 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
Indonesia 79 105 90 -13.9 13.9
Singapore 84 65 77 19.2 -8.5
Russian Federation 25 31 33 5.5 32.5
Balance -3,074 -2,468 -3,414 ... ...
United States 2,274 2,115 1,525 ... ...
European Union -1,018 -944 -554 ... ...
United Kingdom 588 812 1,295 ... ...
Germany -771 -1,057 -1,002 ... ...
Netherlands 15 -70 -6 ... ...
France -222 -87 -149 ... ...
Italy -268 -242 -284 ... ...
Belgium 134 80 -56 ... ...
Spain -122 -41 60 ... ...
China -2,297 -1,381 -1,246 ... ...
Mexico -844 -812 -844 ... ...
Japan -41 130 30 ... ...
South Korea -175 -208 -281 ... ...
Hong Kong -57 -213 -134 ... ...
Brazil -56 -118 -60 ... ...
Algeria -25 -1 -103 ... ...
Norway -20 9 -22 ... ...
India 122 154 52 ... ...
Switzerland -254 -368 -453 ... ...
Saudi Arabia -101 10 25 ... ...
Turkey 63 15 -56 ... ...
Taiwan -286 -154 -109 ... ...
Peru -211 -161 -255 ... ...
Australia -3 -18 -8 ... ...
Iraq 11 7 6 ... ...
Indonesia 45 -29 28 ... ...
Singapore 112 80 41 ... ...
Russian Federation 16 32 31 ... ...
Principal commodity grouping
Exports          
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 2,568 2,799 2,571 -8.1 0.1
Energy products 7,132 4,541 4,346 -4.3 -39.1
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 1,694 1,528 1,289 -15.6 -23.9
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 4,963 4,813 4,554 -5.4 -8.2
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 3,040 2,896 2,829 -2.3 -6.9
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 3,378 3,428 3,378 -1.5 0.0
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 2,682 2,707 2,514 -7.1 -6.3
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 2,289 2,418 2,308 -4.6 0.8
Motor vehicles and parts 6,837 8,577 8,062 -6.0 17.9
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 1,948 1,953 2,128 9.0 9.3
Consumer goods 5,486 6,186 5,900 -4.6 7.5
Special transactions trade3 336 341 308 -9.6 -8.5
Other balance of payments adjustments 840 867 803 -7.3 -4.4
Imports          
Farm, fishing and intermediate food products 1,358 1,506 1,347 -10.5 -0.8
Energy products 2,629 1,431 1,623 13.5 -38.3
Metal ores and non-metallic minerals 808 817 954 16.8 18.1
Metal and non-metallic mineral products 4,144 3,717 3,760 1.2 -9.3
Basic and industrial chemical, plastic and rubber products 3,745 3,713 3,545 -4.5 -5.4
Forestry products and building and packaging materials 2,124 2,085 2,001 -4.0 -5.8
Industrial machinery, equipment and parts 4,609 4,483 4,362 -2.7 -5.4
Electronic and electrical equipment and parts 5,292 5,345 5,274 -1.3 -0.4
Motor vehicles and parts 8,078 8,763 8,591 -2.0 6.3
Aircraft and other transportation equipment and parts 1,849 1,723 1,371 -20.4 -25.9
Consumer goods 10,118 10,421 9,943 -4.6 -1.7
Special transactions trade3 618 636 775 21.9 25.4
Other balance of payments adjustments 895 879 859 -2.3 -4.0

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