Trade

America's Largest Customer

  • Canada is the number one market for most U.S. states.
  • USD$635 billion in bilateral goods and services trade — representing almost USD$2 billion worth of goods and services crossing the border every day
  • Nearly 9 million U.S. jobs depend on trade and investment with Canada
  • Canada is the largest single export market for the U.S.

Find out about Canada's relationship and importance to your state by checking out the State Trade Fact Sheets.
This collection highlights the importance of the trade relationship between Canada and all 50 states and features success stories from local businesses and corporations.

20 Facts about the North American Economy
The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), enacted in 1994, has created millions of jobs in Canada, Mexico, and the U.S. and enhanced the region's global competitiveness. As we look to modernize the agreement, here are some facts to know.