Canada's Merchandise Trade with Pakistan

Canada’s Trade with Pakistan (C$)
 January - DecemberJanuary - December
 2011201220122013
Exports682,002,227275,314,780275,314,780158,883,551
Imports260,642,745277,555,490277,555,490294,298,458
Trade Balance421,359,482-2,240,710-2,240,710-135,414,907

Source: Trade Data Online. Industry Canada. March 6, 2014. http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/tdo-dcd.nsf/eng/Home.
Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada.

 

Canada’s Merchandise Trade with Pakistan, 2013
 Canadian Imports from PakistanCanadian Exports to Pakistan
 Merchandise Classification%Merchandise Classification%
1Other textile articles, etc.24.24Edible vegetables, roots and tubers24.41
2Knitted or crocheted apparel19.72Iron and steel17.71
3Woven clothing and apparel articles15.89Wood and wood articles, charcoal13.42
4Leather articles9.34Boilers, mechanical appliances, etc.9.02
5Cereals3.81Other textile articles, etc.7.99
6Lac, gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts3.23Woodpulp; paper or paperboard scraps6.92
7Furniture and stuffed furnishings2.90Paper and paperboard3.31
8Cotton, cotton yarns and cotton fabrics2.65Optical, medical, scientific, technical instrumentation2.23
9Toys, games, sports equipment1.48Electrical machinery and equipment2.21
10Man-made staple fibers, yarns and fabrics1.44Nickel and nickel articles2.09
     
 Top 10 as % of total from Pakistan84.71Top 10 as % of total to Pakistan89.30
 Pakistani imports as % of Cdn total0.06Pakistani exports as % of Cdn total0.04

Source: Trade Data Online. Industry Canada. March 19, 2014. http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/tdo-dcd.nsf/eng/Home
Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada.

Note: All merchandise is assigned Harmonised System (HS) codes in order that accurate trade records can be kept, tariffs collected appropriately, customs procedures followed, and so forth. The HS system of codes, at its most disaggregated, assigns a 10-digit code to a given item. As the degree of aggregation increases, the number of digits in the code decreases. Thus, for example, the 6-digit HS code assigned to a motor vehicle with a spark-type ignition and a cylinder capacity of more than 3000 cc is 870323. The 2-digit HS code (in this case it is 87) includes not only this type of vehicle, but also many other types of vehicles and a wide variety of vehicle accessories and parts. The table above is based on Harmonised System (HS) codes at the 2-digit level. To learn more about the HS Code system used by Statistics Canada go to http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/tdo-dcd.nsf/eng/h_00048.html