Flag Germany / Canada Flag

Exports Flag → Flag  (2018): $12.3B, Rnk 26 / 216

Top Product Flag → Flag (2018): $2.84B, Cars

Exports Flag → Flag (2018): $3.68B, Rnk 7 / 212

Top Product Flag → Flag (2018): $435M, Gas Turbines

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 1.9, Rnk 4 / 137

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 0.98, Rnk 25 / 137

GDP Flag (2018): $3.95T, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 5.83%, CURRENT US$
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GDP Flag (2018): $1.71T, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 10.6%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $47,603, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): 4.79%, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC Flag (2018): $46,233, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -0.78%, CURRENT US$
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Germany-Canada: In 2018, Germany exported $12.3B to Canada. The main products exported from Germany to Canada were Cars ($2.84B), Packaged Medicaments ($920M), and Gas Turbines ($658M). During the last 23 years the exports of Germany to Canada have increased at an annualized rate of 6.03%, from $3.21B in 1995 to $12.3B in 2018. In 2017, Germany exported services to Canada worth $2.49B, with Transportation ($1.43B), Computer and information services ($444M), and Other business services ($398M) being the largest in terms of value.

Canada-Germany: In 2018, Canada exported $3.68B to Germany. The main products exported from Canada to Germany were Gas Turbines ($435M), Cars ($254M), and Iron Ore ($243M). During the last 23 years the exports of Canada to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 0.58%, from $3.23B in 1995 to $3.68B in 2018. In 2017, Canada exported services to Germany worth $847M, with Travel ($444M), Transportation ($391M), and Government services, n.i.e. ($12M) being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison: In 2018, Germany ranked 4 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.9), and 2 in total exports ($1.5T). That same year, Canada ranked 25 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.98), and 12 in total exports ($431B). In terms of GDP Per Capita, Germany was ranked 18 with a GDP Per Capita of $47,603, and Canada was ranked 20 with a GDP Per Capita of $46,233.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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Value

In 2018, Germany exported $12.3B to Canada. The main products exported from Germany to Canada were Cars ($2.84B), Packaged Medicaments ($920M), and Gas Turbines ($658M). During the last 23 years the exports of Germany to Canada have increased at an annualized rate of 6.03%, from $3.21B in 1995 to $12.3B in 2018.

In 2018, Canada exported $3.68B to Germany. The main products exported from Canada to Germany were Gas Turbines ($435M), Cars ($254M), and Iron Ore ($243M). During the last 23 years the exports of Canada to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 0.58%, from $3.23B in 1995 to $3.68B in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Measure

Germany
Top Destination
: United States, $132B

Canada
Top Destination
: United States, $314B

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from Germany than Canada were France ($121B), Netherlands ($93.6B), and China ($109B).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Canada than Germany were United States ($314B), Trinidad and Tobago ($247M), and Bermuda ($108M).

Comparative Advantage Germany - Canada

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

During 2018, Germany had a large net trade with Canada in the exports of Machines ($3.68B), Transportation ($3.59B), and Chemical Products ($2.01B).

During 2018, Canada had a large net trade with Germany in the exports of Machines ($1.04B), Mineral Products ($667M), and Transportation ($511M).

Tariff Section

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

In 2017, the products from Germany that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Canada were Sugar beet (178%) and Whey (173%).

In 2018, the products from Canada that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Germany were Dairy produce: fats and oils derived from milk (other than butter or dairy spreads) (314%) and Dairy produce: derived from milk, butter (299%).

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

Trade Forecasts

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This section shows a forecast for total trade between Germany and Canada. The forecast is based on a long short-term memory model or LSTM constructed using yearly trade data.

To create custom forecast, or modify the parameters of the forecasting model, visit our Forecast Section.

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Bilateral Service Trade

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In 2017, Germany exported services to Canada worth $2.49B, with Transportation ($1.43B), Computer and information services ($444M), and Other business services ($398M) being the largest in terms of value.

In 2017, Canada exported services to Germany worth $847M, with Travel ($444M), Transportation ($391M), and Government services, n.i.e. ($12M) 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 Germany has comparative advantage over Canada. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Canada has comparative advantage over Germany.