Essential Oils Statistics

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Information on available statistics such as Canadian farm cash receipts, harvested area, imports and exports, production and yield as well as Canadian export share by country.

Canada: Essential Oil Imports and Exports
Year Imports Exports
Quantity ('000 tonnes) Value ('000 Cdn$) Quantity ('000 tonnes) Value ('000 Cdn$)
1998 1.5 35,478 0.7 14,121
1999 1.6 36,627 1.0 15,497
2000 2.8 41,641 1.2 17,263
2001 2.9 38,567 1.2 17,638
2002 4.2 48,883 1.3 19,315
2003 4.3 46,062 1.6 23,243
2004 4.6 33,034 1.7 23,123
2005 4.7 32,214 1.8 25,147
2006 3.4 31,648 1.2 18,685
2007 3.6 31,598 1.1 22,207

Source: Statistics Canada, May 2008.

Canadian Essential Oil Exports 1998 - 2007

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Source: Statistics Canada

Description – Canadian Essential Oil Exports 1998 - 2007

This chart shows the quantity in thousand tonnes of exports of essential oils.

  • In 1998, exports were 0.7 thousand tonnes.
  • In 1999 exports were 1.0 thousand tonnes.
  • In 2000 exports were 1.2 thousand tonnes.
  • In 2001 exports were 1.2 thousand tonnes.
  • In 2002 exports were 1.3 thousand tonnes.
  • In 2003, exports were 1.6 thousand tonnes.
  • In 2004, exports were 1.7 thousand tonnes.
  • In 2005 exports were 1.8 thousand tonnes.
  • In 2006 exports were 1.2 thousand tonnes.
  • In 2007 exports were 1.1 thousand tonnes.

2007 Canadian Essential Oil Exports

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Source: Statistics Canada

Description – 2007 Canadian Essential Oil Exports

This chart shows the destination percentage share of Canadian essential oils exports in 2007.

  • United States has 74 %.
  • France has 3 %.
  • Ireland has 6 %.
  • Other has 17 %.

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