Canada's Transactions in Services with Asia: Transportation and Government Services, 2014

Canada experienced a substantial deficit in transportation and government services trade with Asia in 2014. Hong Kong is our top Asian partner in this category, accounting for 20% of Canada's receipts from Asia while providing 40% of Canada's imports from Asia. This is largely accounted for by transportation services. China is also prominent in this category, accounting for 19% of Canada's receipts from Asia and providing about 15% of Canada's transportation and government services imports from Asia. Canada also experienced significant negative balance with Singapore.

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Transportation and Government Services
(C$ millions)
EconomyReceiptsPaymentsBalance
Australia267114153
China6271,236-609
Hong Kong, SAR6763,232-2,556
India16913336
Indonesia3767-30
Japan615752-137
Malaysia23202-179
New Zealand564313
Pakistan4354-11
Philippines6691-25
Singapore2751,398-1,123
South Korea28225329
Taiwan200530-330
Thailand2730-3
Vietnam20515
    
Total3,3838,140-4,757

Source: Adapted from Statistics Canada, National Accounts 376-0036 http://www5.statcan.gc.ca/cansim/a26?lang=eng&retrLang=eng&id=3760036&paSer=&pattern=&stByVal=1&p1=1&p2=-1&tabMode=dataTable&csid=  October 26, 2016.

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