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.

Source: CANSIM 376-0101

Balance of international payments, current account annual (dollars x 1,000,000)
Receipts, payments and balancesCurrent account20102011201220132014
ReceiptsTotal current account365,722411,912421,886448,559492,119
Goods and services338,222375,296389,429410,011452,698
Goods295,113329,266338,931358,535400,007
Services43,10946,03050,49951,47752,691
Travel7,3187,0717,2967,3407,502
Transportation5,9916,4046,7066,7647,080
Commercial services29,23732,08736,09437,05837,735
Government services563467403315374
Primary income22,34131,37227,48432,72133,473
Direct investment income10,27018,45213,35017,75816,584
Portfolio investment income9,52910,14011,35812,08113,495
Other investment income1,8842,1792,1702,2552,698
Secondary income5,1595,2444,9735,8275,949
PaymentsTotal current account370,519399,324420,837442,954482,217
Goods and services317,719342,245360,338379,564416,882
Goods259,935281,337296,116313,161350,289
Services57,78460,90964,22266,40266,593
Travel18,35020,20221,61422,42922,083
Transportation8,2938,5698,6898,9378,857
Commercial services30,68531,64233,44034,57835,195
Government services456495480458458
Primary income50,86155,02758,21761,12362,869
Direct investment income23,12225,70627,25927,23626,236
Portfolio investment income24,62825,89527,31329,37932,263
Other investment income2,6392,9323,0843,9683,814
Secondary income1,9392,0512,2822,2682,466
BalancesTotal current account-4,79612,5891,0495,6059,903
Goods and services20,50433,05129,09230,44835,816
Goods35,17847,93042,81545,37349,718
Services-14,675-14,879-13,723-14,926-13,902
Travel-11,031-13,131-14,318-15,089-14,582
Transportation-2,302-2,164-1,982-2,173-1,777
Commercial services-1,4484452,6542,4802,540
Government services107-28-77-143-84
Primary income-28,520-23,655-30,733-28,402-29,396
Direct investment income-12,852-7,254-13,908-9,478-9,652
Portfolio investment income-15,099-15,755-15,955-17,298-18,768
Other investment income-755-753-914-1,713-1,116
Secondary income3,2203,1932,6903,5593,484