Exports and Imports Structure
Publication date: 01 November 2018, GMT
Reporting period: 2002 - 2017
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Structure of Exports from the USA to Canada in 2016

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Source: United Nations International Trade Statistics Database, Department of Economic and Social Affairs/Statistics Division (https://comtrade.un.org)

In 2016, exports from the USA to Canada amounted to $ 266 billion. The top exported product from the USA to Canada in 2016 (6.44%) was commodity group 8708 "Parts and accessories of the motor vehicles of headings 87.01 to 87.05." - the value of exports of this group amounted to $ 17.2 billion.

Also, structure of Exports from the USA to Canada in 2016 includes the following principal commodities:

  • 5.5% ($ 14.6 billion) - 8703 - Motor cars and other motor vehicles principally designed for the transport of persons (other than those of heading 87.02), including station wagons and racing cars.
  • 3.96% ($ 10.5 billion) - 8704 - Motor vehicles for the transport of goods.
  • 3% ($ 8.01 billion) - 2710 - Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, other than crude; preparations not elsewhere specified or included, containing by weight 70 % or more of petroleum oils or of oils obtained from bituminous minerals, these oils being the basic constituents of the preparations; waste oils.
  • 2.4% ($ 6.42 billion) - 8471 - Automatic data processing machines and units thereof; magnetic or optical readers, machines for transcribing data onto data media in coded form and machines for processing such data, not elsewhere specified or included.
  • 2.11% ($ 5.64 billion) - 2709 - Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, crude.
  • 1.52% ($ 4.07 billion) - 8407 - Spark-ignition reciprocating or rotary internal combustion piston engines.
  • 0.931% ($ 2.48 billion) - 8517 - Electrical apparatus for line telephony or line telegraphy, including line telephone sets with cordless handsets and telecommunication apparatus for carrier-current line systems or for digital line systems; videophones.
  • 0.883% ($ 2.35 billion) - 3004 - Medicaments (excluding goods of heading 30.02, 30.05 or 30.06) consisting of mixed or unmixed products for therapeutic or prophylactic uses, put up in measured doses (including those in the form of transdermal administration systems) or in forms or packings for retail sale.
  • 0.846% ($ 2.25 billion) - 8544 - Insulated (including enamelled or anodised) wire, cable (including co-axial cable) and other insulated electric conductors, whether or not fitted with connectors; optical fibre cables, made up of individually sheathed fibres, whether or not assembled with electric conductors or fitted with connectors.
  • The data set presents the structure of imports or exports of goods with the details up to the fourth level of aggregation of the harmonized system for the description and coding of goods HS2012. In total, there are 1,245 commodity groups at the 4th level of the HS2012 classification. Using this set of data it is possible to obtain information about both the general structure of imports into the country (or exports from the country) and the structure of trade flows to / from a single trading partner.