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Canada-Marshall Islands fact sheet

Official Title:
Republic of the Marshall Islands

General Information

Capital: Majuro
Population (million): .06
Total Area: 181km2
Currency: 1 CAN$ = 0.76 US $ (USD) (2019- Annual average)
National Holiday: Constitution Day, 1 May
Language(s): English, two major Marshallese dialects, Japanese

Political Information

Type of State:

Type of Government:
Constitutional Government in free association with the US.

Head of State:
President David Kabua

Head of Government:
President David Kabua

Ministers:
Foreign Affairs: Casten Nemra
Assistance to the President: Christopher Loeak

Main Political Parties:
N/A

Elections:
General: November 18 2019. Presidential: January 6 2020

Economic Information (2019)

Comparative figures
Type Marshall Islands Canada
GDP: ($ billion) .29 2,277.52
GDP per capita: ($) 5,164.24 60,806.37
GDP growth rate: (%) 2.41 1.64
Inflation: (%) 0.56 1.95
Unemployment: (%) 0 5.67

Source: IMF (estimates)

Product Trade and Investment (2019)

Canadian exports to country: $
Canadian imports from country: $
FDI in Canada: $ million
CDI in the country: $ million

Source: Statistics Canada

Representation

Foreign Representation in Canada:
n/a

Canadian Representation Abroad:
High Commissioner-designate Mark Glauser (Canberra, AU)

Please note that all statistics reflect Canadian dollars, with some figures reflecting the yearly averages for the year. If listed as ’0’ or absent, the figure is unavailable.

Bilateral Product trade
Canada - Marshall Islands
Year Exports Imports
2015 $ $
2016 $ $
2017 $ $
2018 $ $
2019 $ $
21 HS Sections (2019)
Canada - Marshall Islands
Section Exports Imports
01 Animal & Prod. $ $
02 Veg. Prod. $ $
03 Fats, Oils & Waxes Prod. $ $
04 Food Prod. $ $
05 Mineral Prod. $ $
06 Chemical Prod. $ $
07 Plastics, Rubber Prod. $ $
08 Leather, Fur Prod. $ $
09 Wood Prod. $ $
10 Paper Prod. $ $
11 Textiles Prod. $ $
12 Dress Access. $ $
13 Glass & Stone Prod. $ $
14 Precious Metals/stones $ $
15 Base Metal Prod. $ $
16 Mach. Mech. Elec. Prod. $ $
17 Vehicles and Equip. $ $
18 Specialized Inst. $ $
19 Arms & Ammunition $ $
20 Misc. Articles $ $
21 Antiques $ $


September 2020
Sources include: Statistics Canada, IMF

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