Raw Aluminium in Canada

EXPORTS (2018): $6.52B, World Rnk 1 / 128
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TOP DESTINATION (2018): $5.21B, United States

FASTEST GROWING MARKET (2017 - 2018): $405M, Netherlands

IMPORTS (2018): $582M, World Rnk 25 / 165
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TOP ORIGIN (2018): $345M, United States

FASTEST GROWING ORIGIN (2017 - 2018): $114M, United States

ECONOMIC COMPLEXITY of Canada (2018): 0.98, Rnk 25 / 137

PRODUCT COMPLEXITY  IN Raw Aluminium (2018): -1.31, Rnk 904 / 1018

Overview: This page contains the latest trade data of Raw Aluminium in Canada.

Exports: In 2018, Canada exported $6.52B in Raw Aluminium, making it the 1st largest exporter of Raw Aluminium in the world. At the same year, Raw Aluminium was the 11th most exported product in Canada. The main destination of Raw Aluminium exports from Canada are: United States ($5.21B), Netherlands ($433M), Mexico ($312M), Japan ($287M), and South Korea ($113M).

The fastest growing export markets for Raw Aluminium of Canada between 2017 and 2018 were Netherlands ($405M), Japan ($44.6M), and Italy ($37.1M).

Imports: In 2018, Canada imported $582M in Raw Aluminium, becoming the 25th largest importer of Raw Aluminium in the world. At the same year, Raw Aluminium was the 130th most imported product in Canada. Canada imports Raw Aluminium primarily from: United States ($345M), Iceland ($95.2M), Saudi Arabia ($30.2M), Brazil ($13.8M), and Russia ($13.7M).

The fastest growing import markets in Raw Aluminium for Canada between 2017 and 2018 were United States ($114M), Iceland ($79.9M), and Saudi Arabia ($23.8M).

Overview: In April 2020 Canada's Raw Aluminium exports accounted up to C$1.25B and imports accounted up to C$40.8M, resulting in a positive trade balance of C$1.21B. Between April 2019 and April 2020 the exports of Canada's   Raw Aluminium have increased by C$194M (18.4%) from C$1.05B to C$1.25B, while imports decreased by C$-37.7M (-48.1%) from C$78.5M to C$40.8M.

Destinations: In April 2020 Raw Aluminium exported mostly to United States (C$1.19B), Netherlands (C$44.9M), South Korea (C$3.29M), Mexico (C$3.24M), and Spain (C$2.81M), and imported mostly from United States (C$25.6M), Turkey (C$4.1M), Russia (C$3.59M), Qatar (C$2.71M), and Bahrain (C$1.51M).

Growth: In April 2020, the increase in Raw Aluminium's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to United States (C$229M or 23.9%), Netherlands (C$7.32M or 19.5%), and China (C$849k or 316%). In April 2020, the decrease in Raw Aluminium's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by a decrease in imports from United States (C$-30.2M or -54.1%), India (C$-257k or -21.6%), and Germany (C$-219k or -57.9%).

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EXPORT GROWTH (April 2019 - April 2020): C$194M, (18.4%)

IMPORT GROWTH (April 2019 - April 2020): C$-37.7M, (-48.1%)

MAIN EXPORTER (April 2020): Quebec, C$1.07B

MAIN DESTINATION (April 2020): United States, C$1.19B

This section shows Raw Aluminium's exports and imports data at subnational level for Canada. Click any date in the line plot, any subnational region in the geomap, or any destination or origin country to explore the exports or imports behavior of Raw Aluminium over time.

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EXPORTS (2018): $6.52B

IMPORTS (2018): $582M

NET TRADE (2018): $5.94B

In 2018, Canada exported $6.52B in Raw Aluminium. The main destinations of Canada exports on Raw Aluminium were United States ($5.21B), Netherlands ($433M), Mexico ($312M), Japan ($287M), and South Korea ($113M).

In 2018, Canada imported $582M in Raw Aluminium, mainly from United States ($345M), Iceland ($95.2M), Saudi Arabia ($30.2M), Brazil ($13.8M), and Russia ($13.7M).

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IN 2018, Canada HAD A POSITIVE NET TRADE IN Raw Aluminium WITH:

  • United States, $4.86B ($5.21B - $345M)
  • Netherlands, $424M ($433M - $8.84M)
  • Mexico, $312M ($312M - $0)

IN 2018, Canada HAD A NEGATIVE NET TRADE IN Raw Aluminium WITH:

  • Iceland, -$93M ($2.19M - $95.2M)
  • Saudi Arabia, -$30.2M ($0 - $30.2M)
  • Russia, -$13.7M ($7.81k - $13.7M)
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THE FASTEST GROWING Raw Aluminium EXPORT MARKETS FOR Canada WERE (2017 - 2018):

THE FASTEST DECLINING MARKETS FOR THE EXPORT OF Raw Aluminium BY Canada WERE (2017 - 2018):

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Market Concentration

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In 2018, Canada's main exporting competitors in Raw Aluminium were:

In 2018, Canada's main importing competitors in Raw Aluminium were:

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This section shows forecasts for total exports and imports, for Raw Aluminium in Canada. The forecast is based on a short-term, medium-term and long-term model using yearly trade data.

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Tariffs by Country

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In 2018, the tariffs for Raw Aluminium in the imports of Canada were of 0% around the world.

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