Canada Trade Data

Canada Trade Data

26 May 2015
Canadian containerized imports are slated to rise 4 percent this year compared to last year, according to World Trade Services, a sister product of JOC.com within IHS Maritime & Trade.
18 May 2015
The number of tractor-trailers crossing U.S. borders rose 2.4 percent in the first quarter, following a 4 percent increase last year, according to Department of Transportation data. Border crossings between the U.S. and Mexico outpaced U.S.-Canadian truck traffic.
23 Feb 2015
The five largest U.S. border crossings by truck increased truck volume 4 percent in 2014, with Laredo, the largest truck crossing point, processing 5.5 percent more trucks than in 2014.
Ambassador Bridge
21 Feb 2015
The U.S. and Canada cleared a big hurdle to building a second span over the Detroit River, a critical crossing and sometime choke-point for cross-border trade.
16 Jan 2015
The U.S. economic engine is powering cross-border sales and truck freight traffic with Canada, sending spot-market cross-border loads to record highs, TransCore Link Logistics says.
08 Dec 2014
Transplace is expanding in Western Canada and Quebec as U.S.-Canada cross-border traffic speeds up, along with the U.S. and Canadian economies.
Made in Canada
27 Aug 2014
Canadian export growth is slated to rise to 4.7 percent this year and 7.7 percent in 2015, as global and particularly U.S. demand builds, non-energy shipments rise, and the Canadian dollar weakens, according to the Royal Bank of Canada.
U.S.-Mexico cross-border trade by truck
27 Jun 2014
While trucking companies have been complaining about a major imbalance between the U.S. and Mexico for months, data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics suggest just how big the imbalance might be.
01 Apr 2014
The number of foreign trade containers handled by the Port of Tokyo rose 2.8 percent in 2013 from a year earlier to a new record high of 4.353 million 20-foot-equivalent units, according to preliminary figures released by the Tokyo metropolitan government.
U.S. Cross-Border Trade by Truck With Canada. Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
01 Oct 2013
U.S. cross-border traffic with Canada via truck saw increases in both directions in July, following two months of year-over-year declines in truck imports and exports, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. Rail exports dropped this month, while imports continued to show growth.
U.S. Cross-Border Trade by Truck With Canada. Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
09 Sep 2013
U.S. cross-border traffic with Canada via truck and rail declined 2.1 percent from $39.2 billion in June 2012 to $38.4 billion this June, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. The value of imports by rail from Canada was the only of these types of surface trade to see a slight increase year-over-year.
09 Sep 2013
Import volume at major U.S. retail container ports is expected to rise 5.1 percent month-over-month in September, as retailers head into the holiday season...
04 Sep 2013
Canada’s merchandise exports in July slid 0.6 percent month-to-month, while imports inched up 0.6 percent, resulting in a trade deficit of C$931 million (about US$887.3 million)...
22 Aug 2013
TransCore Link Logistics’ Canadian Freight Index was basically flat in July compared with the previous month and July 2012, dodging the traditional summer slowdown typical for the month.
13 Aug 2013
Import volume at major U.S. retail container ports is expected to rise 1.7 percent month-over-month in August, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker...
Flag of Canada
06 Aug 2013
Canada’s merchandise exports in June rose 1.4 percent month-to-month, while imports inched up 0.6 percent, resulting in a trade deficit of C$469 million (about US$451.9 million)...
U.S. Cross-Border Trade by Truck With Canada. Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
05 Aug 2013
Cross-border trade via truck between Canada and the United States declined in May, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
U.S. Cross-Border Imports from Canada and Mexico. Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
05 Aug 2013
U.S. cross-border imports from North American Free Trade Agreement partners Mexico and Canada via rail soared in May 2013, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. However, truck imports declined.
Wood pellets burning
30 Jul 2013
Wood pellet exports from North America were up more than 50 percent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2013, with the U.K. as the major export destination, according to the North American Wood Fiber Review.
24 Jul 2013
TransCore Link Logistics’ Canadian Freight Index volume slipped 7 percent in June compared with the previous month, continuing the up-and-down results in the first half of the year...
Canada is cutting tariffs on imported baby clothing
09 Jul 2013
The Canadian government will no longer impose tariffs on imported baby clothes and selected sports equipment after receiving complaints from Canadian consumers about the high cost of consumer goods in Canada...
U.S. cross-border imports from Canada. Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
01 Jul 2013
Cross-border trade via rail and truck between Canada and the United States climbed in April, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. The combined value of exports rose 4.8 percent year-over-year to roughly $21 billion, while import value grew 5.3 percent to $18.7 billion.
U.S. cross-border trade by truck with Canada and Mexico. Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
01 Jul 2013
U.S. cross-border traffic with North American Free Trade Agreement partners Mexico and Canada via truck and rail was up 8.3 percent from $69.17 billion in April 2012 to roughly $75 billion this April, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
21 Jun 2013
TransCore Link Logistics’ Canadian Freight Index volume rose 10 percent in May compared with the previous month, following weak results in April, but dropped 16 percent year-over-year.
Flag of Canada
05 Jun 2013
Canada’s merchandise imports in April rose 1.2 percent month-over-month, while exports edged down 0.2 percent, resulting in a trade deficit of C$567 million, compared with C$3 million in March, according to Statistics Canada.
U.S. cross-border rail imports from Canada. Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
03 Jun 2013
Cross-border imports by rail from Canada into the United States jumped to their highest value in March since the JOC began collecting data in January 2009, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
U.S. cross-border trade by truck with Canada and Mexico. Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
03 Jun 2013
The share of U.S. traffic with North American Free Trade Agreement partners Mexico and Canada via truck was down in March 2013, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
U.S. cross-border trade by truck with Canada and Mexico. Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
07 May 2013
The value of U.S. traffic with North American Free Trade Agreement partners Mexico and Canada via truck was down in February 2013, according to data from the Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
U.S. cross-border trade by rail with Canada. Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics
07 May 2013
Cross-border imports by rail from Canada into the United States fell in February after eight months of showing year-over-year increases, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
24 Apr 2013
Exports of wood pellets from North America to Europe reached a record 3.2 million tons in 2012, an increase of more than 60 percent year-over-year, with U.S. export volumes more than doubling...
U.S. cross-border trade by rail with Canada and Mexico
01 Apr 2013
The U.S. is exporting a little over half of what it imports by rail from North American Free Trade Agreement partners Mexico and Canada, according to data from the Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
U.S. cross-border trade by rail with Canada through January 2013. Source: U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
29 Mar 2013
Cross-border trade by rail between the United States and Canada has been on the rise for the past eight months, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
25 Mar 2013
Lumber production in the U.S. and Canada improved in 2012, with total output being 8 percent and 5 percent higher year-over-year, according to Western Wood Products Association, Wood Resource Quarterly reports.
25 Mar 2013
With the transit of Canada Steamship Lines’ newly built Baie St. Paul through the St. Lambert Lock, the St. Lawrence Seaway’s 55th navigation season has opened, according to the St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation.
20 Mar 2013
In January, U.S. beef exports continued the trend shown in 2012 with higher export value on lower volume, while pork exports improved slightly from December 2012’s levels, but remained behind year-over-year...