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2019
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Exports
: $47.2B, Rnk 15 / 209

2019
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Top Product
: $4.78B, Broadcasting Equipment

2019
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Exports
: $18.5B, Rnk 2 / 214

2019
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Top Product
: $1.85B, Sulfate Chemical Woodpulp

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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 1.01, Rnk 29 / 146

2019
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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 1.01, Rnk 30 / 146

2019
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GDP
: $14.3T, CURRENT US$
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2009-2019
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GDP GROWTH
: 181%, CURRENT US$
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2019
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 GDP
: $1.74T, CURRENT US$
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2009-2019
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GDP GROWTH
: 26.6%, CURRENT US$
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2019
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GDP PC 
: $10,262, CURRENT US$
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2009-2019
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 168%, CURRENT US$
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2019
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GDP PC
: $46,195, CURRENT US$
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2009-2019
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 13.3%, CURRENT US$
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China-Canada In 2019, China exported $47.2B to Canada. The main products that China exported to Canada are Broadcasting Equipment ($4.78B), Computers ($3.16B), and Vehicle Parts ($1.2B). During the last 24 years the exports of China to Canada have increased at an annualized rate of 12.9%, from $2.59B in 1995 to $47.2B in 2019.

In 2019, China did not export any services to Canada.

Canada-China In 2019, Canada exported $18.5B to China . The main products that Canada exported to China were Sulfate Chemical Woodpulp ($1.85B), Cars ($1.06B), and Iron Ore ($1.04B). During the last 24 years the exports of Canada to China have increased at an annualized rate of 7.47%, from $3.29B in 1995 to $18.5B in 2019.

In 2017, Canada exported services to China worth $2.45B, with Travel ($1.85B), Transportation ($541M), and Government services, n.i.e. ($63M) being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison In 2019,  China ranked 29 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.01), and 1 in total exports ($2.57T). That same year, Canada ranked 30 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.01), and 11 in total exports ($431B).

Historical Data

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Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2019, China exported $47.2B to Canada. The main products exported from China to Canada were Broadcasting Equipment ($4.78B), Computers ($3.16B), and Vehicle Parts ($1.2B). During the last 24 years the exports of China to Canada have increased at an annualized rate of 12.9%, from $2.59B in 1995 to $47.2B in 2019.

In 2019, Canada exported $18.5B to China. The main products exported from Canada to China were Sulfate Chemical Woodpulp ($1.85B), Cars ($1.06B), and Iron Ore ($1.04B). During the last 24 years the exports of Canada to China have increased at an annualized rate of 7.47%, from $3.29B in 1995 to $18.5B in 2019.

Canada Exports

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Market Competitiveness

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Measure

China
Top Destination
: United States, $429B

Canada
Top Destination
: United States, $314B

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

In 2019, countries that imported more from China than Canada were Hong Kong ($268B), Japan ($152B), and United States ($429B).

In 2019, countries that imported more from Canada than China were Botswana ($443M), Bermuda ($105M), and Grenada ($68.1M).

Comparative Advantage China - Canada

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

During 2019, China had a large net trade with Canada in the exports of Machines ($19.3B), Miscellaneous ($6.02B), and Textiles ($4.25B).

During 2019, Canada had a large net trade with China in the exports of Mineral Products ($3.11B), Paper Goods ($2.83B), and Vegetable Products ($2.52B).

Tariff Section

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This section shows import tariffs for products traded between China and Canada (using the HS6 product classification and the last year reported).

In 2018, the products from China that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Canada were Vermouth and other flavoured grape wines - pack < 2l (65%) and Vermouth and other flavoured grape wines - pack > 2l (65%).

In 2018, the products from Canada that paid the highest import tariffs to enter China were Dairy produce: derived from milk, butter (299%) and Milk and cream unsweetened, concentrated (259%).

*The tariffs present between China and Canada are:
125: General duty rate
136: Most Favoured Nation duty rate treatement

Bilateral Service Trade

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In 2017, Canada exported services to China worth $2.45B, with Travel ($1.85B), Transportation ($541M), and Government services, n.i.e. ($63M) being the largest in terms of value.

Service trade data is presented based on availability.

Economic Complexity

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Competitive Landscape

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