This page displays a table with Canada Imports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



Canada Imports By Category Value Year
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $70.72B 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $67.39B 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $46.19B 2021
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $30.30B 2021
Plastics $20.48B 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $18.61B 2021
Pharmaceutical products $18.47B 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $13.34B 2021
Commodities not specified according to kind $12.16B 2021
Articles of iron or steel $11.38B 2021
Iron and steel $10.48B 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $9.90B 2021
Rubbers $7.58B 2021
Organic chemicals $7.34B 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $6.86B 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $6.49B 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $5.98B 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $5.83B 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $5.65B 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $5.54B 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $5.47B 2021
Aluminum $4.99B 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $4.76B 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $4.03B 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $3.97B 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $3.85B 2021
Ores slag and ash $3.74B 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $3.51B 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $3.41B 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $3.29B 2021
Copper $3.28B 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $2.81B 2021
Glass and glassware $2.72B 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $2.69B 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $2.66B 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $2.51B 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $2.48B 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $2.43B 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $2.34B 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $2.33B 2021
Fertilizers $2.21B 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $2.20B 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $2.17B 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $2.14B 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $1.97B 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $1.88B 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $1.80B 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $1.64B 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $1.64B 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $1.57B 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $1.56B 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $1.45B 2021
Cereals $1.36B 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $1.31B 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $1.28B 2021
Ceramic products $1.27B 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $1.18B 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $1.12B 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $1.02B 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $866.90M 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $803.77M 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $760.53M 2021
Live animals $642.60M 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $597.87M 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $545.78M 2021
Clocks and watches $537.06M 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $536.48M 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $495.77M 2021
Manmade filaments $448.61M 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $426.25M 2021
Headgear and $395.87M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $360.54M 2021
Manmade staple fibers $320.33M 2021
Nickel $310.68M 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $244.17M 2021
Products of animal origin $240.06M 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $231.66M 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $222.79M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $204.90M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $184.39M 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $178.44M 2021
Cotton $129.47M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $120.02M 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $118.13M 2021
Tin $112.29M 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $104.75M 2021
Zinc $94.60M 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $88.87M 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $62.77M 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $57.81M 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $52.57M 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $40.44M 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $33.60M 2021
Lead $27.03M 2021
Cork and articles of cork $25.35M 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $19.73M 2021
Silk $4.52M 2021




Canada Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 1138.30 550.00 8524.80 -5755.00 CAD Million [+]
Current Account -11101.00 2645.00 12492.00 -20035.00 CAD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 0.10 -1.90 2.70 -4.20 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 65228.20 64937.00 65551.20 1112.00 CAD Million [+]
Exports 66366.50 65487.00 69928.60 1366.00 CAD Million [+]
External Debt 3239745.00 3213412.00 3334890.00 354800.00 CAD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 100.90 104.50 112.30 76.30 points [+]
Capital Flows -14411.00 184.00 12857.00 -20501.00 CAD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 24852.00 20113.00 50326.00 -8640.00 CAD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 0.00 0.00 46.20 0.00 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 4566.00 4431.00 4700.00 955.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Weapons Sales 119.00 109.00 544.00 38.00 SIPRI TIV Million [+]
Terrorism Index 3.88 3.90 4.72 0.41 Points [+]
Tourist Arrivals 2029087.00 2515454.00 7006165.00 67654.00 [+]
Oil Exports 12515.70 12180.70 13859.40 295.30 CAD Million [+]



Canada Imports by Category Last Previous
(bop) - Total of All Merchandise 65228.20 63864.00 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Consumer Goods 13728.20 13035.20 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Motor Vehicles and Parts 9542.30 9500.30 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Passenger Cars and Light Trucks 4760.40 4568.50 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Energy Products 3760.90 4468.20 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Intermediate Metal Products 3287.70 3383.80 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Building and Packaging Materia 2678.30 2561.80 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Miscellaneous Goods and Suppli 2020.60 2003.30 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Special Transactions Trade 1999.50 1568.50 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Plastic and Rubber Products 1987.90 1921.50 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Farm and Fishing Products 1835.40 1863.50 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Electronic and Electrical Parts 1732.40 1665.80 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Metal Ores and Concentrates 1590.60 1547.40 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Crude Oil and Crude Bitumen 1392.10 1873.10 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Refined Petroleum Energy Produ 1305.00 1758.00 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Electrical Components 1287.80 1216.00 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Basic Chemicals 1170.80 1093.90 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Plastic Resins 950.80 915.10 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Fruits, Nuts and Vegetables 936.30 914.10 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Fabricated Metal Products 918.30 933.40 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Furniture and Fixtures 910.40 965.10 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Natural Gas 735.30 491.90 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Cleaning Products and Toiletri 723.30 670.50 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Paper and Published Products 628.40 618.40 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Non-metallic Mineral Products 571.90 568.60 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Appliances 517.50 591.40 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Meat Products 488.80 483.90 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Alcoholic Beverages 451.90 417.90 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Tires 411.10 426.80 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Pulp and Paper Stock 387.80 377.20 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Aircraft 359.10 434.80 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Animal Feed 250.70 251.90 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Dyes and Pigments, Petrochemic 179.60 197.40 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Nickel Ores and Concentrates 151.90 128.20 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Dairy Products 149.80 133.50 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Coffee and Tea 137.30 140.70 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Metalworking Machinery 111.50 107.20 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Non-metallic Minerals 99.50 110.80 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Copper Ores and Concentrates 98.60 81.00 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Iron Ores and Concentrates 96.20 71.90 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Electricity 83.00 59.40 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Tobacco Products 77.30 77.40 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Live Animals 74.10 62.50 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Asphalt and Asphalt Products 55.40 49.40 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Wheat 10.70 2.30 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Canola 7.40 5.00 CAD Million Sep/22
(bop) - Potash 0.50 0.50 CAD Million Sep/22