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Exports - Dairy Cattle

Exports of Dairy Cattle from 2012 to 2016
Top Trade Partners 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Value ($)
1 United States 5,407,276 11,752,739 19,246,194 12,371,077 18,744,522
2 Mexico * 1,080,385 1,867,378 7,552,873 9,737,297 4,125,974
3 South Korea 540,000 651,735 1,081,232 359,964 1,179,783
4 Russian Federation 5,636,544 1,984,895 830,833 63,854 -
5 Kazakhstan 891,559 - 2,655,387 - -
  Others 39,000 3,196 49,934 69,305 74,989
  Total 13,594,764 17,114,484 32,158,721 22,601,497 24,125,268
Top Trade Partners 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Quantity (Head)
1 United States 4,346 8,028 11,548 6,570 9,934
2 Mexico * 388 620 3,379 3,342 1,525
3 South Korea 2 2 3 69 223
4 Russian Federation 1,838 913 216 15 -
5 Kazakhstan 309 - 780 - -
Others 26 17 13 16 11
Total 6,909 9,765 16,139 10,012 11,693
* includes purebred beef cattle
Source: Statistics Canada and Global Trade Tracker
Graph: Exports of dairy cattle, as detailed in the table below
The table below represents the data to produce the graph above

Exports of dairy cattle, by country for the last 10 years - 2007 to 2016

Exports of dairy cattle, by country for the last 10 years - 2007 to 2016
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Total Exports - $ 20,545,547 99,287,617 28,255,080 16,879,267 28,295,364 13,594,764 17,114,484 32,158,721 22,601,497 24,125,268
Top 5 Countries
United States 8,477,127 46,710,928 5,244,747 6,428,401 7,024,464 5,407,276 11,752,739 19,246,194 12,371,077 18,744,522
Mexico* - 9,445,271 2,717,207 3,390,078 1,556,466 1,080,385 1,867,378 7,552,873 9,737,297 4,125,974
South Korea 1,116,237 626,964 576,587 540,075 294,118 540,000 651,735 1,081,232 359,964 1,179,783
Russian Federation 7,407,284 32,358,587 12,600,970 1,083,693 11,363,143 5,636,544 1,984,895 830,833 63,854 -
Kazakhstan 3,415,616 1,931,825 1,808,000 1,264,289 7,751,961 891,559 - 2,655,387 - -
Others 129,283 284,317 - 187,600 305,212 39,000 3,196 49,934 69,305 74,989
* includes purebred beef cattle
Source: Statistics Canada and Global Trade Tracker

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