Flag Japan / Canada Flag

Exports Flag β†’ Flag  (2018): $10.5B, Rnk 18 / 207

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $3.57B, Cars

Exports Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $10.2B, Rnk 4 / 212

Top Product Flag β†’ Flag (2018): $1.43B, Coal Briquettes

Economic Complexity of Flag (2018): ECI 2.17, Rnk 1 / 137

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

GDP Flag (2018): $4.97T, CURRENT US$
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GDP GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -1.32%, 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): $39,290, CURRENT US$
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GDP PC GROWTH Flag (2008-2018): -0.13%, 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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Japan-Canada: In 2018, Japan exported $10.5B to Canada. The main products exported from Japan to Canada were Cars ($3.57B), Vehicle Parts ($978M), and Large Construction Vehicles ($512M). During the last 23 years the exports of Japan to Canada have increased at an annualized rate of 1.13%, from $8.12B in 1995 to $10.5B in 2018. In 2009, Japan exported services to Canada worth $4.23B, with Services not allocated ($2.11B), Other business services ($1.09B), and Transportation ($402M) being the largest in terms of value.

Canada-Japan: In 2018, Canada exported $10.2B to Japan. The main products exported from Canada to Japan were Coal Briquettes ($1.43B), Rapeseed ($982M), and Pig Meat ($905M). During the last 23 years the exports of Canada to Japan have increased at an annualized rate of 0.31%, from $9.53B in 1995 to $10.2B in 2018. In 2018, Canada exported services to Japan worth $799M, with Transportation ($438M), Travel ($336M), and Government services, n.i.e. ($25M) being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison: In 2018, Japan ranked 1 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 2.17), and 4 in total exports ($713B). 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, Japan was ranked 27 with a GDP Per Capita of $39,290, and Canada was ranked 20 with a GDP Per Capita of $46,233.

Bilateral Trade by Products

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In 2018, Japan exported $10.5B to Canada. The main products exported from Japan to Canada were Cars ($3.57B), Vehicle Parts ($978M), and Large Construction Vehicles ($512M). During the last 23 years the exports of Japan to Canada have increased at an annualized rate of 1.13%, from $8.12B in 1995 to $10.5B in 2018.

In 2018, Canada exported $10.2B to Japan. The main products exported from Canada to Japan were Coal Briquettes ($1.43B), Rapeseed ($982M), and Pig Meat ($905M). During the last 23 years the exports of Canada to Japan have increased at an annualized rate of 0.31%, from $9.53B in 1995 to $10.2B in 2018.

Market Competitiveness

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Japan
Top Destination
: China, $139B

Canada
Top Destination
: United States, $314B

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

In 2018, countries that imported more from Japan than Canada were China ($139B), South Korea ($51.5B), and Chinese Taipei ($41.1B).

In 2018, countries that imported more from Canada than Japan were United States ($314B), Latvia ($911M), and Norway ($1.82B).

Comparative Advantage Japan - Canada

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

During 2018, Japan had a large net trade with Canada in the exports of Transportation ($5B), Machines ($2.94B), and Instruments ($566M).

During 2018, Canada had a large net trade with Japan in the exports of Mineral Products ($2.86B), Vegetable Products ($1.96B), and Animal Products ($1.44B).

Tariff Section

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

In 2018, the products from Japan that paid the highest import tariffs to enter Canada were Glucose including syrup of 20%-50% dry weight fructos (43.3%) and Fructose, syrup > 50% fructose, not pure fructose (43.3%).

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

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*The tariffs present between Japan 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 Japan 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 2009, Japan exported services to Canada worth $4.23B, with Services not allocated ($2.11B), Other business services ($1.09B), and Transportation ($402M) being the largest in terms of value.

In 2018, Canada exported services to Japan worth $799M, with Transportation ($438M), Travel ($336M), and Government services, n.i.e. ($25M) 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 Japan has comparative advantage over Canada. Similarly, the more red a dot/product is, the more Canada has comparative advantage over Japan.