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Canada and the United States: The numbers on a unique relationship

March 21, 2023, 9:30 a.m. (EDT)

Canada and the United States share the world’s longest land border, which handles daily over $2 billion in trade and the thousands of people who cross it for business or pleasure.

Here are a few key numbers that highlight the close ties that bind our two countries:

To learn more, visit the International trade statistics hub.

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