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Canada-Mongolia fact sheet

Official Title:
Mongolia

General Information

Capital: Ulaanbaatar
Population (million): 3.30
Total Area: 1,600,000km2
Currency: 1 CAN$ = 2023.49 Mongolian Tugrik (MNT) (2019- Annual average)
National Holiday: Naadam, July 11
Language(s): Khalka Mongol, Turkic, Russian, Chinese

Political Information

Type of State:
Republic

Type of Government:
Mixed parliamentary/presidential

Head of State:
President Khaltmaagiin BATTULGA

Head of Government:
Prime Minister Ukhnaa KHURELSUKH

Ministers:
Deputy Prime Minister: Ulzisaikhan ENKHTUVSHIN
Foreign Relations: Damdin TSOGTBAATAR
Mining and Heavy Industry: Dolgorsuren SUMIYABAZAR

Main Political Parties:
Mongolian People’s Party (MPP), Democratic Party (DP), Mongolian People’s Revolutionary Party (MPRP), Civil Will-Green Party (CWGP)

Elections:
Legislative: June 2020. Presidential: June 2021.

Economic Information (2019)

Comparative figures
Type Mongolia Canada
GDP: ($ billion) 17.94 2,277.52
GDP per capita: ($) 5,437.71 60,806.37
GDP growth rate: (%) 5.1 1.64
Inflation: (%) 7.26 1.95
Unemployment: (%) 7.02 5.67

Source: IMF (estimates)

Product Trade and Investment (2019)

Canadian exports to country: $44,887,780
Canadian imports from country: $3,148,173
FDI in Canada: $ million
CDI in the country: $6,204 million

Source: Statistics Canada

Representation

Foreign Representation in Canada:
Ambassador Ariunbold Yadmaa

Canadian Representation Abroad:
Ambassador Catherine Ivkoff

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 - Mongolia
Year Exports Imports
2015 $8,752,568 $2,811,740
2016 $10,095,205 $1,799,750
2017 $27,343,516 $2,488,587
2018 $27,885,218 $3,659,889
2019 $44,887,780 $3,148,173
21 HS Sections (2019)
Canada - Mongolia
Section Exports Imports
01 Animal & Prod. $11,026 $1,716
02 Veg. Prod. $15,191 $
03 Fats, Oils & Waxes Prod. $ $
04 Food Prod. $15,889 $17,769
05 Mineral Prod. $195,828 $5,029
06 Chemical Prod. $355,290 $46,723
07 Plastics, Rubber Prod. $969,231 $543
08 Leather, Fur Prod. $11,881 $1,725
09 Wood Prod. $3,482 $200
10 Paper Prod. $67,811 $9,755
11 Textiles Prod. $175,538 $1,863,449
12 Dress Access. $92,100 $55,553
13 Glass & Stone Prod. $3,881 $357,241
14 Precious Metals/stones $82 $4,682
15 Base Metal Prod. $3,467,921 $2,601
16 Mach. Mech. Elec. Prod. $36,775,546 $164,705
17 Vehicles and Equip. $803,614 $1,686
18 Specialized Inst. $1,833,834 $380,341
19 Arms & Ammunition $ $
20 Misc. Articles $13,639 $230,122
21 Antiques $21,700 $1,323


September 2020
Sources include: Statistics Canada, IMF

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