Canada with the United States, Current Account

Transactions between Canada and the United States, including imports and exports of goods and services and the current account balance.

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Current Account: 2006-2012 in Millions of Dollars
 20062007200820092010201120122013
Receipts
Total current account432,543432,287441,219340,456365,722411,992420,866442,633
Goods and services401,675397,256414,159313,638338,222375,796384,028404,825
Goods360,056354,510368,902270,103295,113329,928338,440358,683
Services41,61942,74745,25743,53543,10945,86745,58846,142
Travel8,6718,2717,6257,0777,3187,0717,2967,340
Transportation6,2405,9716,0375,5175,9916,4046,5546,709
Commercial services26,17028,00631,02930,24129,23731,90931,22931,736
Government services538498566699563483509357
Primary income25,01429,45020,87521,05622,34131,02331,85731,984
Direct investment income10,58913,4105,6108,14810,27018,25117,94716,934
Portfolio investment income8,96410,69110,58610,1119,5299,99211,13512,169
Other investment income4,7964,6823,9792,1331,8842,1792,1702,255
Secondary income5,8545,5816,1855,7625,1595,1734,9805,823
Payments
Total current account367,674378,666394,198341,613370,519398,934418,878439,245
Goods and services313,074320,661336,578290,858317,719342,011358,444377,579
Goods265,122269,999281,434236,136259,935281,460296,458313,383
Services47,95250,66355,14354,72257,78460,55161,98664,196
Travel12,99815,02316,53715,62118,35020,20221,61422,429
Transportation7,4117,5438,0467,3908,2938,5698,7529,075
Commercial services27,26427,77730,19631,29630,68531,33031,17332,244
Government services278320364415456449447449
Primary income51,20455,55555,56148,75150,86155,06058,16559,365
Direct investment income22,20124,88725,68621,22023,12225,84326,97325,017
Portfolio investment income19,71120,38421,43422,91324,62825,90227,49129,630
Other investment income8,8249,7937,9554,1612,6392,8213,1884,184
Secondary income3,3972,4492,0592,0041,9391,8622,2692,301
Balances
Total current account64,86953,62247,021-1,157-4,79613,0571,9883,387
Goods and services88,60276,59577,58122,77920,50433,78525,58427,246
Goods94,93484,51187,46733,96635,17848,46841,98245,300
Services-6,333-7,916-9,886-11,187-14,675-14,683-16,398-18,054
Travel-4,328-6,753-8,912-8,543-11,031-13,131-14,318-15,089
Transportation-1,171-1,571-2,010-1,873-2,302-2,164-2,198-2,366
Commercial services-1,094230833-1,055-1,44857856-508
Government services2601782022841073462-92
Primary income-26,190-26,105-34,686-27,694-28,520-24,038-26,307-27,381
Direct investment income-11,612-11,477-20,076-13,073-12,852-7,592-9,026-8,083
Portfolio investment income-10,747-9,692-10,848-12,802-15,099-15,910-16,355-17,461
Other investment income-4,027-5,111-3,976-2,028-755-642-1,018-1,928
Secondary income2,4573,1324,1263,7583,2203,3112,7113,522
Current Account: 1996-2005 in Millions of Dollars
 1996199719981999200020012002200320042005
Receipts
Total current account259,479287,833315,671360,389414,165397,882399,431380,267409,435436,259
Goods and services243,083265,789297,170340,201394,478387,337384,131365,510389,605409,629
Goods221,744241,767268,554308,058357,797350,710345,591327,603349,154366,957
Services21,33924,02228,61532,14336,68136,62638,54037,90640,45242,672
Travel6,4896,9218,6069,3659,4499,97210,3289,0809,8588,968
Transportation4,1374,4854,9775,4746,0275,6995,9125,2456,1706,159
Commercial services10,53912,38014,78217,02720,89420,63821,98523,15423,94727,014
Government services175236250276312318315427476532
Primary income13,55618,43514,85715,97115,7295,98110,70610,55114,87521,294
Direct investment income4,2658,3335,5475,8793,427-4,1812,7583,3907,08011,055
Portfolio investment income2,0792,3712,4702,8373,6844,0624,2554,3095,0556,332
Other investment income6,8287,3866,4606,6578,1775,5323,0922,3162,1323,260
Secondary income2,8403,6103,6444,2173,9584,5654,5944,2064,9555,336
Payments
Total current account242,532282,426307,576331,249354,290339,794339,130325,180339,356357,960
Goods and services209,901242,667267,275286,312307,231294,199296,498282,794294,413305,713
Goods179,763211,258233,517249,200266,165253,913254,856240,044249,836259,086
Services30,13831,40933,75837,11241,06640,28641,64242,75044,57746,627
Travel10,06210,2809,95110,68511,41011,02710,69310,51210,65412,019
Transportation4,6004,9455,2005,3185,7285,6595,8645,6016,6507,299
Commercial services15,34516,05118,46720,94823,76223,32924,83026,42027,04327,058
Government services131133140162166271254217230250
Primary income31,73238,80639,33743,78646,21344,44941,76541,28343,53050,219
Direct investment income10,49414,26912,65517,06717,95416,46715,30117,17719,59525,176
Portfolio investment income14,42215,81917,31317,43317,53519,38320,56419,43019,29719,399
Other investment income6,4478,2808,9038,85310,2548,1215,4734,2384,2275,189
Secondary income8999549641,1508461,1468661,1021,4132,028
Balances
Total current account16,9475,4078,09529,14059,87558,08960,30255,08770,07878,299
Goods and services33,18223,12229,89553,88987,24893,13887,63382,71695,192103,916
Goods41,98130,50935,03858,85991,63296,79890,73587,55999,318107,871
Services-8,799-7,387-5,143-4,969-4,385-3,660-3,102-4,843-4,126-3,955
Travel-3,574-3,359-1,344-1,320-1,960-1,055-365-1,432-797-3,052
Transportation-464-460-2221572994048-356-480-1,140
Commercial services-4,806-3,672-3,685-3,921-2,869-2,691-2,845-3,265-3,095-44
Government services-441031091141454761210246281
Primary income-18,176-20,371-24,480-27,815-30,484-38,468-31,059-30,732-28,655-28,925
Direct investment income-6,229-5,936-7,108-11,188-14,527-20,648-12,542-13,786-12,515-14,121
Portfolio investment income-12,343-13,448-14,843-14,597-13,851-15,320-16,310-15,121-14,242-13,068
Other investment income380-894-2,443-2,197-2,076-2,589-2,381-1,922-2,095-1,928
Secondary income1,9412,6562,6803,0673,1123,4183,7283,1033,5423,308
Current Account: 1986-1995 in Millions of Dollars
 1986198719881989199019911992199319941995
Receipts
Total current account115,784117,356127,165129,034134,470130,455145,743173,041211,159240,448
Goods and services107,660109,886116,437119,329123,442120,868136,584163,920198,095224,254
Goods97,49599,568105,084107,797111,366108,357123,247148,645180,563205,131
Services10,16510,31811,35311,53212,07612,51113,33715,27517,53119,124
Travel4,3043,9774,0554,1184,2294,3674,4144,8785,4696,027
Transportation1,5481,7781,8571,9112,1442,1942,4742,8853,3013,538
Commercial services4,0224,3235,1975,2675,4565,7246,2367,3398,5409,339
Government services290240243237248227212173222220
Primary income5,5255,9788,8117,8948,9537,7487,2737,15111,05113,874
Direct investment income2,0012,0154,4552,6932,2571,2661,4111,3093,8934,045
Portfolio investment income7237781,2061,3601,9682,1192,1942,4142,4382,402
Other investment income3,0223,0062,9653,6524,5234,1083,4353,1714,4197,088
Secondary income2,1991,4921,9171,8112,0751,8391,8861,9702,0132,320
Payments
Total current account111,059114,835128,107135,835137,337136,750149,885176,103207,090231,599
Goods and services93,80196,241107,648114,588117,534119,593133,486154,830181,068199,375
Goods80,70582,59392,48797,14497,31197,373110,076129,866155,383172,243
Services13,09613,64815,16117,44520,22322,22023,41024,96425,68527,132
Travel4,0814,7345,4636,7328,78610,34710,33810,0689,0449,144
Transportation1,8272,0042,1592,3812,8053,0163,5983,6543,9904,396
Commercial services6,8736,6997,3498,1428,4288,6129,24811,08712,52313,457
Government services315211190190204245226155128134
Primary income16,78418,09919,90120,60319,17816,47415,84320,58425,33131,471
Direct investment income5,4607,5738,7008,2795,1382,8992,2965,7267,04010,570
Portfolio investment income5,9415,5956,2346,3667,0807,7898,75110,61812,82013,830
Other investment income5,1014,6114,6185,6786,6335,4974,5303,9785,1766,740
Secondary income475495558644625683556689691753
Balances
Total current account4,7252,521-942-6,801-2,867-6,294-4,143-3,0624,0708,849
Goods and services13,86013,6458,7884,7415,9091,2753,0989,09017,02724,879
Goods16,79116,97512,59610,65314,05510,98413,17118,77925,18132,887
Services-2,931-3,330-3,808-5,912-8,146-9,709-10,073-9,689-8,154-8,008
Travel223-757-1,408-2,614-4,558-5,980-5,924-5,190-3,576-3,117
Transportation-279-226-301-470-660-822-1,124-769-688-858
Commercial services-2,851-2,376-2,152-2,875-2,973-2,888-3,011-3,749-3,983-4,119
Government services-2429534644-19-14189486
Primary income-10,860-12,121-11,090-12,708-10,225-8,725-8,570-13,433-14,280-17,597
Direct investment income-3,459-5,558-4,245-5,586-2,881-1,633-885-4,418-3,147-6,525
Portfolio investment income-5,218-4,818-5,028-5,007-5,112-5,670-6,557-8,205-10,382-11,428
Other investment income-2,080-1,605-1,652-2,026-2,110-1,389-1,096-807-757349
Secondary income1,7259971,3601,1661,4501,1561,3301,2811,3221,567

Source: Statistics Canada CANSIM database