Canada's Merchandise Trade with South Korea

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Canada’s Trade with South Korea (C$)
 January - DecemberJanuary - September
Trade Balance-4,330,643,520-6,293,481,707-2,682,281,265-2,859,322,785

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 South Korea, 2017
 Canadian Imports from South KoreaCanadian Exports to South Korea
 Merchandise Classification%Merchandise Classification%
1Motor vehicles, trailers, bicycles, motorcycles38.47Mineral fuels, oils26.00
2Boilers, mechanical appliances, etc.12.86Ores, slag and ash21.31
3Electrical machinery and equipment10.85Woodpulp; paper or paperboard scraps7.51
4Mineral fuels, oils5.87Aluminum and aluminum articles6.00
5Plastic and plastic articles3.62Wood and wood articles, charcoal4.16
6Iron and steel3.55Boilers, mechanical appliances, etc.3.96
7Iron or steel articles3.46Meat and edible meat offal3.18
8Ships, boats, floating structures3.27Fats, oils and waxes2.88
9Pearls, precious stones or metals3.04Electrical machinery and equipment2.57
10Rubber and rubber articles2.75Optical, medical, scientific, technical instrumentation2.55
 Top 10 as % of total from South Korea87.74Top 10 as % of total to South Korea80.13
 South Korean imports as % of Cdn total1.55South Korean exports as % of Cdn total1.02

Source: Trade Data Online. Industry Canada. March 11, 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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