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Ontario Trade Fact Sheet

Ontario - General


Ontario's Exports and Imports (Goods)
$C millions 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Total Exports $168,184 $180,481 $187,070 $189,796 $208,198 $235,524 $249,337 $240,414 $243,732 $252,984
Total Imports $235,076 $255,071 $261,871 $269,693 $295,601 $325,431 $333,811 $347,428 $354,769 $363,453
Top 10 Export Destinations 2019 (Goods)
Top 10 Import Sources 2019 (Goods)
By Country
(% of All Ontario Exports)
United States 79.77%
United Kingdom 6.45%
China 1.28%
Mexico 1.27%
Hong Kong 1.22%
Germany 1.21%
Saudi Arabia 0.97%
Japan 0.78%
Norway 0.76%
Italy 0.55%
By US State
(% of All Ontario Exports)
Michigan 21.54%
California 11.05%
New York 5.26%
Ohio 3.99%
Illinois 3.60%
Pennsylvania 3.29%
Texas 3.23%
Indiana 2.71%
New Jersey 1.78%
Washington 1.62%
By Country
(% of All Ontario Imports)
United States 53.78%
China 12.41%
Mexico 7.97%
Japan 3.21%
Germany 2.65%
Korea, South 1.83%
Italy 1.33%
Vietnam 1.15%
Switzerland 1.09%
United Kingdom 0.90%
By US State
(% of All Ontario Imports)
Michigan 7.66%
Ohio 5.49%
New York 4.42%
Indiana 3.86%
Illinois 3.02%
Texas 2.71%
Pennsylvania 2.28%
California 2.21%
Kentucky 2.03%
Tennessee 1.94%
Ontario's Top 10 Exports 2019 (HS4 Equivalent)
Autos 21.04% Bread, pastry, cakes, etc. 1.35%
Gold – unwrought 8.14% Engines 1.28%
Motor vehicle parts 5.38% Tanks/other armoured fighting vehicles 1.08%
Medications – packaged for retail use 2.59% Helicopters, aircraft, and spacecraft parts 1.03%
Goods transport vehicles 1.69% Turbojets, turbopropellers, etc. 1.01%
Source:
Statistics Canada, International Trade Division, August 2020 (08/20)
Produced by the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade using data from Statistics Canada