Exports

Canadian canola exports – current year

Where does Canadian canola seed, oil and meal go? These tables break down current canola exports by month, historic exports by year and provide average prices for these products.

By calendar year

Canola seed

Canadian canola seed exports – 2020

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: January 13, 2021

Metric Tonnes

Canola oil

Canadian canola oil exports – 2020

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: January 13, 2021
Metric Tonnes

Canola meal

Canadian canola meal exports – 2020

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: January 13, 2021
Metric Tonnes


By crop year

Canola seed

Canadian canola seed exports – 2020-21

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: January 13, 2021
Metric Tonnes

TOTAL TO DATE Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul
TOTAL – ALL MARKETS 4,202,997 833,283 966,177 1,129,977 1,273,560
Bangladesh 40,066 38,495 0 0 1,571
China 932,023 258,826 118,319 301,471 253,407
EU-27 1,021,728 186,646 217,471 231,080 386,531
Israel 0 0 0 0 0
Japan 823,732 142,995 189,651 238,485 252,601
Mexico 469,629 51,415 217,110 46,633 154,470
Nepal 33,070 11,372 3,725 6,852 11,121
Pakistan 274,724 62,459 139,765 72,500
U.A.E. 469,854 62,578 181,586 120,098 105,592
U.S. 98,599 14,656 21,302 27,757 34,884
Others 39,572 3,841 17,011 17,837 884

Canola oil

Canadian canola oil exports – 2020-21

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: January 13, 2021
Metric Tonnes

TOTAL TO DATE Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul
TOTAL – ALL MARKETS 1,050,850 303,547 218,714 264,379 264,210
Chile 30,526 63 16,063 0 14,401
China 380,586 144,117 44,462 105,169 86,838
Colombia 1,326 94 1,153 26 54
Hong Kong 4,138 51 4,047 40 0
India 0 0 0 0 0
Japan 8,117 180 4,079 3,512 346
Malaysia 0 0 0 0 0
Mexico 46,654 9,880 10,863 15,627 10,284
S. Korea 49,320 13,674 6,088 2,025 27,532
Taiwan 2,000 0 2,000 0 0
U.S. 524,904 134,414 129,035 137,395 124,060
Others 3,278 1,072 924 586 696

Canola meal

Canadian canola meal exports – 2020-21

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: January 13, 2021
Metric Tonnes

TOTAL TO DATE Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul
TOTAL – ALL MARKETS 1,678,415 432,926 328,175 500,114 417,199
China 489,835 155,472 75,512 175,228 83,624
Hong Kong 0 0 0 0 0
Mexico 3,174 273 275 1,393 1,234
Thailand 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. 1,185,406 277,181 252,389 323,494 332,342
Vietnam 0 0 0 0 0
Others 0 0 0 0 0

Canadian canola exports – historic 

By calendar year

Canola seed

Canadian canola seed exports – 2010 to current

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: June 11, 2020
Metric tonnes

CALENDAR YEAR 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
TOTAL – ALL MARKETS 8,246,818 10,299,007 11,552,798 10,543,801 9,206,373 9,673,461 6,932,252 8,333,068 7,889,969 7,469,674
Bangladesh 201,989 27,555 61,961 112,329 98,614 0 0 147,006 152,303 187,118
China 1,544,608 4,866,647 4,511,090 3,542,468 3,773,450 4,261,101 2,870,232 2,986,610 1,333,692 1,519,757
EU-27 1,311,147 360,020 678,919 590,942 343,430 63,825 48 101,491 336,747 129,032
Israel 17,733 0 10,025 18,296 0 0 0 0 8,969 7,292
Japan 2,074,093 2,265,011 2,385,132 2,280,645 2,053,083 2,271,054 2,227,929 2,349,398 2,327,906 2,107,367
Mexico 1,036,166 1,248,649 1,719,536 1,477,680 1,419,620 1,404,880 1,210,626 1,542,718 1,443,342 1,485,303
Nepal 46,132 40,754 4,964 261 242 0 0 0 1,965 4,725
Pakistan 772,339 479,174 790,490 1,346,371 685,761 318,639 0 228,444 812,709 703,367
U.A.E. 744,598 401,598 809,935 629,933 397,733 313,639 82,488 533,666 803,082 773,041
U.S. 489,046 597,420 574,974 511,247 434,026 953,427 539,959 413,533 668,335 551,302
Others 8,967 12,178 5,771 33,629 415 86,896 969 30,203 918 1,371

Canola oil

Canadian canola oil exports – 2010 to current

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: June 11, 2020
Metric tonnes

Canola meal

Canadian canola meal exports – 2010 to current

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: June 11, 2020
Metric tonnes


Average export values for Canadian canola

By calendar year

Canola seed

Canadian canola seed average export values – 2011 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: January 13, 2021
CAD $/metric tonne

* SOURCES
August 2012 to Present: Statistics Canada Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
January 2011 – July 2012: Statistics Canada Basis in Store Pacific Coast, #1 Canada, Cereals & Oilseeds Review

Canola oil

Canadian canola crude oil average export values – 2011 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: January 13, 2021
CAD $/metric tonne

* SOURCES
August 2012 to Present: Statistics Canada Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
January 2011 to July 2012: Statistics Canada (Crude Degummed Oil) F.O.B. Vancouver, Cereals & Oilseeds Review

Canola meal

Canadian canola meal average export values – 2011 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: January 13, 2021
CAD $/metric tonne

* SOURCES
August 2012 to Present: Statistics Canada Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
January 2011 to July 2012: Statistics Canada F.O.B. Vancouver, Cereals & Oilseeds Review


By crop year

Canola seed

Canadian canola seed average export values – 2011-12 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: January 13, 2021
CAD $/metric tonne

* SOURCES
August 2012 to Present: Statistics Canada Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
August 2010 – July 2012: Statistics Canada Basis in Store Pacific Coast, #1 Canada, Cereals & Oilseeds Review

Canola oil

Canadian canola crude oil average export values – 2011-12 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: January 13, 2021
CAD $/metric tonne

* SOURCES
August 2012 to Present: Statistics Canada Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
August 2010 to July 2012: Statistics Canada (Crude Degummed Oil) F.O.B. Vancouver, Cereals & Oilseeds Review

Canola meal

Canadian canola meal average export values – 2011-12 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: January 13, 2021
CAD $/metric tonne

* SOURCES
August 2012 to Present: Statistics Canada Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
August 2010 to July 2012: Statistics Canada F.O.B. Vancouver, Cereals & Oilseeds Review