Canada's Merchandise Trade with Australia

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Canada’s Trade with Australia (C$)
 January - DecemberJanuary - September
Trade Balance23,638,121-299,986,619-163,590,502-286,394,571

Source: Trade Data Online. Industry Canada. November 5, 2018.
Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada.


Canada’s Merchandise Trade with Australia, 2017
 Canadian Imports from AustraliaCanadian Exports to Australia
 Merchandise Classification%Merchandise Classification%
1Inorganic chemicals, precious metals25.26Boilers, mechanical appliances, etc.27.78
2Meat and edible meat offal12.59Electrical machinery and equipment7.14
3Pearls, precious stones or metals12.01Optical, medical, scientific, technical instrumentation5.94
4Beverages, spirits and vinegar11.54Aircraft and spacecraft5.40
5Optical, medical, scientific, technical instrumentation9.07Pharmaceutical products5.06
6Boilers, mechanical appliances, etc.5.81Motor vehicles, trailers, bicycles, motorcycles4.24
7Ores, slag and ash2.97Meat and edible meat offal3.50
8Pharmaceutical products1.91Salt, sulfur, earths, lime, stone, cement3.30
9Electrical machinery and equipment1.78Wood and wood articles, charcoal3.05
10Edible vegetables, roots and tubers1.01Woodpulp; paper or paperboard scraps2.11
 Top 10 as % of Total from Australia83.96Top 10 as % of Total To Australia67.50
 Australian Imports as % of Cdn Total0.34Australian Exports as % of Cdn Total0.34

Source: Trade Data Online. Industry Canada. March 3, 2018.
Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada.

Note: The table above is based on Harmonised System (HS) codes at the 2-digit level. To learn more about the HS Code system, go to

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