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 – 2021

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: November 8, 2021

Metric Tonnes

Canola oil

Canadian canola oil exports – 2021

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: November 8, 2021
Metric Tonnes

Canola meal

Canadian canola meal exports – 2021

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: November 8, 2021
Metric Tonnes


By crop year

Canola seed

Canadian canola seed exports – 2021-22

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: November 8, 2021
Metric Tonnes

Canola oil

Canadian canola oil exports – 2021-22

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: November 8, 2021
Metric Tonnes

Canola meal

Canadian canola meal exports – 2021-22

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: November 8, 2021
Metric Tonnes


Canadian canola exports – historic 

By calendar year

Canola seed

Canadian canola seed exports – 2011 to current

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: February 15, 2021
Metric tonnes

wdt_ID CALENDAR YEAR 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011
1 TOTAL – ALL MARKETS 11,776,560 8,247,071 10,299,007 11,552,798 10,543,801 9,206,373 9,673,461 6,932,252 8,333,068 7,889,969
2 Bangladesh 448,998 201,989 27,555 61,961 112,329 98,614 0 0 147,006 152,303
3 China 2,576,168 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
4 EU-27 2,523,391 1,311,147 360,020 678,919 590,942 343,430 63,825 48 101,491 336,747
5 Israel 8,800 17,733 0 10,025 18,296 0 0 0 0 8,969
6 Japan 2,300,216 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
7 Mexico 1,272,870 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
8 Nepal 92,062 46,132 40,754 4,964 261 242 0 0 0 1,965
9 Pakistan 790,341 772,339 479,174 790,490 1,346,371 685,761 318,639 0 228,444 812,709
10 U.A.E. 1,148,213 744,598 401,598 809,935 629,933 397,733 313,639 82,488 533,666 803,082

Canola oil

Canadian canola oil exports – 2011 to current

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: February 15, 2021
Metric tonnes

wdt_ID CALENDAR YEAR 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011
1 TOTAL – ALL MARKETS 3,374,517 3,160,406 3,233,305 3,069,726 2,904,660 2,543,885 2,340,805 2,261,062 2,663,034 2,487,425
2 Chile 122,487 121,935 110,515 107,616 31,072 46,132 92,004 40,013 37,702 21,968
3 China 1,099,959 871,523 1,158,385 688,408 601,088 606,932 500,509 885,180 1,002,405 563,867
4 Colombia 2,280 2,142 1,219 900 5,848 1,546 4,234 3,650 3,487 7,374
5 EU-27 48,177 0 0 11,005 37,411 16,984 6,721 10,006 30,675 182,658
6 Hong Kong 30,529 27,692 30,759 40,188 38,132 51,597 30,208 7,751 36,710 24,380
7 India 17,002 15,047 0 106 35,293 7,409 1,188 1,628 16,321 394
8 Japan 34,948 28,418 11,671 4,050 7,601 7,892 4,579 9,756 18,055 22,657
9 Malaysia 30,869 45,443 23,247 51,356 63,990 36,245 12,384 3,000 23,750 26,008
10 Mexico 117,482 90,539 66,457 69,340 47,118 62,522 36,115 19,381 13,597 54,412

Canola meal

Canadian canola meal exports – 2011 to current

Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian International Merchandise Trade Database
Updated: February 15, 2021
Metric tonnes


Average export values for Canadian canola

By calendar year

Canola seed

Canadian canola seed average export values – 2012 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: November 8, 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 – 2012 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: November 8, 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 – 2012 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: November 8, 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 – 2012-13 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: November 8, 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 – 2012-13 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: November 8, 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 – 2012-13 to current

Source: Statistics Canada*
Updated: November 8, 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