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$2TCURRENT US$
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11.6%CURRENT US$
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$3.12TCURRENT US$
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17.1%CURRENT US$
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$52,359CURRENT US$
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0.26%CURRENT US$
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$46,586CURRENT US$
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About

Canada-United Kingdom In 2021, Canada exported $11.8B to United Kingdom. The main products that Canada exported to United Kingdom are Gold ($7.62B), Radioactive Chemicals ($519M), and Crude Petroleum ($343M). During the last 26 years the exports of Canada to United Kingdom have increased at an annualized rate of 5.2%, from $3.16B in 1995 to $11.8B in 2021.

In 2020, Canada exported services to United Kingdom worth $2.91B, with Financial services ($1.33B), Transportation ($672M), and Royalties and license fees ($319M) being the largest in terms of value.

United Kingdom-Canada In 2021, United Kingdom exported $6.7B to Canada. The main products that United Kingdom exported to Canada were Silver ($1.23B), Cars ($599M), and Aircraft Parts ($430M). During the last 26 years the exports of United Kingdom to Canada have increased at an annualized rate of 2.28%, from $3.73B in 1995 to $6.7B in 2021.

In 2019, United Kingdom exported services to Canada worth $0, with being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison In 2021,  Canada ranked 32 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.9), and 9 in total exports ($484B). That same year, United Kingdom ranked 11 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.43), and 13 in total exports ($420B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, Canada exported $11.8B to United Kingdom. The main products exported from Canada to United Kingdom were Gold ($7.62B), Radioactive Chemicals ($519M), and Crude Petroleum ($343M). During the last 26 years the exports of Canada to United Kingdom have increased at an annualized rate of 5.2%, from $3.16B in 1995 to $11.8B in 2021.

In 2021, United Kingdom exported $6.7B to Canada. The main products exported from United Kingdom to Canada were Silver ($1.23B), Cars ($599M), and Aircraft Parts ($430M). During the last 26 years the exports of United Kingdom to Canada have increased at an annualized rate of 2.28%, from $3.73B in 1995 to $6.7B in 2021.

Exports from Canada (Flag) to United Kingdom (Flag) (2021)

Exports from United Kingdom (Flag) to Canada (Flag) (2021)

Market Competitiveness

Color
Canada
Top Destination
United States$355B
United Kingdom
Top Destination
United States$56.1B

This map shows whether countries import more from Canada or United Kingdom. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from Canada and United Kingdom or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2021, countries that imported more from Canada than United Kingdom were United States ($355B), Mexico ($7.14B), and Japan ($11.9B).

In 2021, countries that imported more from United Kingdom than Canada were Germany ($39.5B), Netherlands ($34.6B), and Ireland ($28.4B).

Difference in imports from United Kingdom (Flag) and Canada (Flag) (2021)

Comparative Advantage Canada - United Kingdom

Flow
Scale

This chart compares trade between Canada and United Kingdom by product, considering products traded by both, Canada and United Kingdom.

During 2021, Canada had a large net trade with United Kingdom in the exports of Precious Metals ($7.63B), Chemical Products ($743M), and Mineral Products ($704M).

During 2021, United Kingdom had a large net trade with Canada in the exports of Machines ($1.32B), Precious Metals ($1.28B), and Transportation ($1.26B).

Service Trade

Bilateral Service Trade

In 2020, Canada exported services to United Kingdom worth $2.91B, with Financial services ($1.33B), Transportation ($672M), and Royalties and license fees ($319M) being the largest in terms of value.

In 2019, United Kingdom exported services to Canada worth $0, with being the largest in terms of value.

Service trade data is presented based on availability.

Services Exports from Canada (Flag) to United Kingdom (Flag) (2020)

Services Exports from United Kingdom (Flag) to Canada (Flag) (2019)

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to yellow.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more Canada has comparative advantage over United Kingdom. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more United Kingdom has comparative advantage over Canada.

Product Space of Canada (Flag) and United Kingdom (Flag) (2021)

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