China, Philippines suspend beef imports from Canada after BSE case

January 13, 2022

China and the Philippines have suspended imports of Canadian beef due to Canada's detection in December of a cow infected with bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), a spokesperson for Canada's agriculture department said on Monday.

Canadian international merchandise trade, November 2021

January 7, 2022

Despite transportation disruptions caused by flooding and landslides in British Columbia in November, total exports increased 3.8%, while imports rose 2.4%. As a result, Canada's merchandise trade surplus widened from $2.3 billion in October to $3.1 billion in November.

Exports of pharmaceutical products rise sharply