Imports as a share of GDP reached 0.334 % in 2017 in Canada, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.688 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, imports as a share of GDP in Canada reached an all time high of 0.386 % in 2000 and an all time low of 0.174 % in 1963. When compared to Canada's main peers, imports as a share of GDP in Australia amounted to 0.206 %, 0.397 % in Mexico, 0.313 % in United Kingdom and 0.150 % in USA in 2017.
Canada has been ranked 108th within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of imports as a share of GDP, 12 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world.