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Competitive Trade Analysis – Agri-food and seafood trends in France

Note: This report includes forecasting data that is based on baseline historical data.

Report content summary

A competitive trade analysis (CTA) is intended to examine major competitors and determine where a company or country compares within an industry or sector.

This CTA highlights agri-food and seafood trade in France and identifies the opportunities and potential growth areas for Canadian exporters.

Included are the top fifteen agri-food and seafood imports into France. Throughout the report, a series of supply gap analysis demonstrate the areas for potential growth in Canadian exports to France.

France market summary

In 2019, France was the seventh largest importer of agri-food and seafood products in the world after Netherlands and the United Kingdom (UK). France recorded imports of Can$84.9 billion in 2019, and Canada's share was 0.8% or Can$644.4 million.

France is a net exporter of agri-food and seafood products. In 2019, France's agri-food and seafood trade surplus was Can$13.2 billion. France's agri-food and seafood imports increased at a CAGR of 3.9% from 2015 to 2019.

In 2019, Canada had an agri-food and seafood trade deficit of Can$695.0 million with France. France's agri-food and seafood imports from Canada have been increasing at a larger rate than imports from the world. As such, Canada maintained a measureable supply among most of France's top fifteen imports.

The top five agri-food and seafood suppliers to France accounted for Can$46.8 billion or 55.1% of the total imports in 2019. In 2019, Canada ranked tenth for crustaceans, fresh, chilled or frozen and fifteenth for food preparations, nowhere else specified (n.e.s.) import supply into France among global trade partners, supplying France with Can$68.3 million worth of these two commodities.

Trade overview

France is a net exporter of agri-food and seafood products. In 2019, France's agri-food and seafood trade surplus was Can$13.2 billion with imports valued at Can$84.9 billion, and Can$98.1 billion in exports. France's agri-food and seafood imports increased at a CAGR of 3.9% from 2015 to 2019. In 2019, Canada had an agri-food and seafood trade deficit of Can$695.0 million with France.

France's top agri-food and seafood imports in 2019 were coffee (4.3%), bread, pastry, cakes and biscuits (3.7%), chocolate (3.4%), cheese and curd (3.0%) and fish fillets (2.5%) in 2019. Key supplying countries were Spain, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany and Italy. Canada ranks twenty-second among 243 supplying countries to France, and has seen some fluctuation in market share (from 0.6% market share in 2015 to 0.8% market share in 2019).

France's top ten suppliers of agri-food and seafood, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 72,981.5 78,149.2 82,325.4 85,989.5 84,931.5 3.9
Spain 9,441.4 10,133.9 10,693.2 11,302.2 11,148.0 4.2
Belgium 8,311.6 9,123.5 9,595.2 10,316.6 9,997.0 4.7
Netherlands 8,008.6 9,300.3 9,925.2 9,973.1 9,642.6 4.8
Germany 8,120.6 8,362.4 8,649.3 9,330.6 9,063.4 2.8
Italy 5,371.6 5,749.1 6,246.0 6,821.0 6,916.1 6.5
United Kingdom 3,708.1 3,873.7 4,025.8 4,089.8 4,077.0 2.4
Switzerland 2,240.1 2,291.9 2,606.0 2,706.8 2,701.4 4.8
Poland 2,045.7 1,818.0 1,996.9 2,373.6 2,569.6 5.9
Brazil 1,923.8 1,789.0 1,720.9 1,796.8 1,729.0 −2.6
United States 1,554.5 1,670.5 1,588.1 1,733.6 1,684.9 2.0
Canada (22) 431.4 565.4 711.0 477.4 644.4 10.6

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

The top five agri-food and seafood suppliers to France accounted for Can$46.8 billion or 55.1% of the total imports in 2019. Canada has been a measureable supplier of agri-food and seafood to France over the past several years. Imports from Canada increased by 10.6% between 2015 and 2019 as market shares increased from 0.6% in 2015 to 0.8% in 2019.

In 2019, Canada ranked tenth for crustaceans, fresh, chilled or frozen and fifteenth for food preparations, n.e.s, import supply into France among global trade partners, supplying France with Can$68.3 million worth of these two commodities. Other top imports of Canadian agri-food and seafood products to France include fish fillets and other fish meat, fresh, chilled or frozen, undenatured ethyl alcohol, strength < 80%, fish, fresh or chilled, fruit juices and vegetable juices, unfermented and beef, fresh or chilled.

France's top ten suppliers of agri-food and seafood, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Spain 12.9 13.0 13.0 13.1 13.1 0.2
Belgium 11.4 11.7 11.7 12.0 11.8 0.4
Netherlands 11.0 11.9 12.1 11.6 11.4 0.4
Germany 11.1 10.7 10.5 10.9 10.7 −0.4
Italy 7.4 7.4 7.6 7.9 8.1 0.7
United Kingdom 5.1 5.0 4.9 4.8 4.8 −0.3
Switzerland 3.1 2.9 3.2 3.1 3.2 0.1
Poland 2.8 2.3 2.4 2.8 3.0 0.2
Brazil 2.6 2.3 2.1 2.1 2.0 −0.6
United States 2.1 2.1 1.9 2.0 2.0 −0.1
Canada (22) 1.9 1.9 2.0 1.9 1.9 0.0

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's agri-food and seafood products supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 72,981.5 78,149.2 82,325.4 85,989.5 84,931.5 3.9
Imports from Canada 431.4 565.4 711.0 477.4 644.4 10.6
Supply gap 72,550.1 77,583.8 81,614.4 85,511.8 84,287.1 3.8

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

Coffee was France's top agri-food and seafood commodity import from the world in 2019, with a value of Can$3.6 billion or 4.3% of overall agri-food and seafood imports. Canada supplied Can$47.8 thousand of coffee or 0.0% market share in 2019, a decrease in compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.8% from Can$53.5 thousand in 2015. France's second largest agri-food and seafood commodity imported from the world was bread, pastry, cakes, biscuits with values of Can$3.1 billion in 2019, to which Canada supplied Can$1.1 million in 2019. Imports of beer made from malt recorded the highest (CAGR) of 13.8% among the top 15 categories from 2015 to 2019, followed by fish, fresh or chilled (8.5%), cheese and curd (7.8%) and food preparations, n.e.s. (7.1%) over the same period.

France's top fifteen[1] agri-food and seafood commodity imports from the world, Can$ millions
HS Code Commodity 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Total agri-food and seafood imports 72,981.5 78,149.2 82,325.4 85,989.5 84,931.5 3.9
0901 Coffee 3,052.1 3,123.8 3,578.2 3,669.8 3,622.6 4.4
1905 Bread, pastry, cakes, biscuits 2,616.3 2,807.6 2,926.4 3,061.5 3,149.2 4.7
1806 Chocolate and other food preparations containing cocoa 2,581.7 2,803.3 2,772.3 2,889.8 2,875.8 2.7
0406 Cheese and curd 1,904.4 2,001.9 2,265.9 2,457.4 2,567.4 7.8
0304 Fish fillets and other fish meat, fresh, chilled or frozen 1,782.9 1,961.2 2,091.3 2,135.9 2,101.6 4.2
0302 Fish, fresh or chilled 1,504.0 1,905.9 1,959.2 2,126.3 2,086.0 8.5
2208 Undenatured ethyl alcohol, strength < 80% 1,573.1 1,708.6 1,740.8 1,852.2 1,752.5 2.7
0207 Meat and edible offal of fowls 1,457.5 1,565.0 1,588.7 1,784.2 1,711.9 4.1
2009 Fruit and vegetable juices, unfermented 1,345.9 1,566.7 1,737.5 1,871.1 1,653.3 5.3
2106 Food preparations, nowhere else specified 1,220.4 1,305.0 1,459.2 1,648.2 1,608.2 7.1
2304 Oilcake and other solid residues 1,847.3 1,518.8 1,400.9 1,500.4 1,553.7 −4.2
0805 Citrus fruit, fresh or dried 1,395.0 1,614.3 1,595.4 1,604.4 1,483.7 1.6
0201 Beef, fresh or chilled 1,465.4 1,376.5 1,384.5 1,463.8 1,480.5 0.3
0306 Crustaceans, fresh, chilled or frozen 1,380.1 1,518.7 1,566.0 1,540.6 1,421.3 0.7
2203 Beer made from malt 805.1 936.4 1,082.7 1,275.3 1,351.4 13.8

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

1: Top fifteen Agri-food and Seafood Imports within Canada's production capacity

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

Top 15 agri-food and seafood imports

1. Coffee (HS 0901)

Canada was France's seventy-fourth largest supplier of coffee with imports valued at Can$47.8 thousand in 2019. Imports of coffee from France's primary suppliers, Switzerland and Germany, increased by 6.4% and 12.3% respectively, from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of coffee, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 3,052.1 3,123.8 3,578.2 3,669.8 3,622.6 4.4
Switzerland 1,422.7 1,456.5 1,753.0 1,820.2 1,821.2 6.4
Germany 210.4 223.1 278.7 320.6 334.0 12.3
Netherlands 91.1 81.7 262.9 324.9 313.4 36.2
Belgium 252.7 279.3 166.9 201.7 214.7 −4.0
Italy 171.8 191.3 212.1 210.4 193.0 2.9
Brazil 205.3 172.2 202.3 174.1 157.6 −6.4
Vietnam 100.4 110.7 130.4 110.0 87.6 −3.4
Honduras 82.7 75.2 73.9 88.2 78.8 −1.2
Spain 51.3 51.2 54.6 52.6 51.3 −0.0
Peru 31.9 44.5 31.1 36.5 41.2 6.6
Canada (74) 0.05 0.1 0.03 0.03 0.05 −2.8

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of coffee, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Switzerland 46.6 46.6 49.0 49.6 50.3 3.7
Germany 6.9 7.1 7.8 8.7 9.2 2.3
Netherlands 3.0 2.6 7.3 8.9 8.7 5.7
Belgium 8.3 8.9 4.7 5.5 5.9 −2.4
Italy 5.6 6.1 5.9 5.7 5.3 −0.3
Brazil 6.7 5.5 5.7 4.7 4.3 −2.4
Vietnam 3.3 3.5 3.6 3.0 2.4 −0.9
Honduras 2.7 2.4 2.1 2.4 2.2 −0.5
Spain 1.7 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.4 −0.3
Peru 1.0 1.4 0.9 1.0 1.1 0.1
Canada (74) 0.002 0.003 0.0-1 0.001 0.001 0.0

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's coffee supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 3,052.1 3,123.8 3,578.2 3,669.8 3,622.6 4.4
Imports from Canada 0.05 0.1 0.03 0.03 0.05 −2.8
Supply gap 3,052.1 3,123.7 3,578.2 3,669.8 3,622.6 4.4

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

2. Bread, pastry, cakes and biscuits (HS 1905)

Canada was France's thirty-ninth largest supplier of bread, pastry, cakes and biscuits with imports valued at Can$1.1 million in 2019. Imports of bread, pastry, cakes and biscuits from France's primary suppliers, Germany decreased by 0.6% while Belgium increased 5.2% from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of bread, pastry, cakes and biscuits, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 *CAGR % 2015-2019
World 2,616.3 2,807.6 2,926.4 3,061.5 3,149.2 4.7
Germany 681.6 674.1 636.8 653.8 666.8 −0.6
Belgium 540.9 584.7 613.7 659.4 663.3 5.2
Italy 377.1 432.5 555.0 575.3 638.9 14.1
Netherlands 226.9 237.4 248.7 263.9 271.6 4.6
Spain 209.6 227.7 228.2 230.6 236.8 3.1
United Kingdom 140.7 147.2 147.1 169.2 152.6 2.0
Poland 109.7 151.4 136.0 138.2 140.9 6.5
Switzerland 58.4 60.2 62.9 67.7 64.0 2.3
Sweden 41.5 45.2 45.9 49.0 46.4 2.8
Portugal 28.1 30.2 35.6 36.3 42.9 11.1
Canada (39) 0.8 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1 9.1

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of bread, pastry, cakes and biscuits, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Germany 26.1 24.0 21.8 21.4 21.2 −4.9
Belgium 20.7 20.8 21.0 21.5 21.1 0.4
Italy 14.4 15.4 19.0 18.8 20.3 5.9
Netherlands 8.7 8.5 8.5 8.6 8.6 −0.1
Spain 8.0 8.1 7.8 7.5 7.5 −0.5
United Kingdom 5.4 5.2 5.0 5.5 4.8 −0.6
Poland 4.2 5.4 4.6 4.5 4.5 0.3
Switzerland 2.2 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.0 −0.2
Sweden 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 −0.1
Portugal 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.4 0.3
Canada (39) 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.04 0.01

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's bread, pastry, cakes and biscuits supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 2,616.3 2,807.6 2,926.4 3,061.5 3,149.2 4.7
Imports from Canada 0.8 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1 9.1
Supply gap 2,615.5 2,806.8 2,925.5 3,060.5 3,148.1 4.7

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

3. Chocolate and other food preparations containing cocoa (HS 1806)

Canada was France's twenty-sixth largest supplier of chocolate and other food preparations containing cocoa, with imports valued at Can$1.2 million in 2019. Imports of chocolate and other food preparations containing cocoa, from France's primary suppliers, Belgium decreased by 0.6% while Germany remained unchanged from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of chocolate and other food preparations containing cocoa, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 2,581.7 2,803.3 2772.3 2,889.8 2,875.8 2.7
Belgium 760.8 799.2 781.1 778.2 742.8 −0.6
Germany 668.2 699.6 691.5 709.4 669.7 0.0
Italy 348.5 371.0 373.5 412.4 426.7 5.2
Netherlands 181.8 229.3 255.2 259.2 240.0 7.2
Côte d'Ivoire 108.7 158.6 127.4 142.4 151.7 8.7
Spain 142.3 140.1 136.2 150.6 147.9 0.9
Switzerland 109.5 128.8 133.1 135.7 141.0 6.5
Poland 69.8 70.5 74.3 96.3 139.5 18.9
United Kingdom 62.8 60.2 53.6 55.9 54.5 −3.5
Sweden 22.9 32.4 32.6 39.0 43.2 17.2
Canada (26) 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.0 1.2 −19.2

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of chocolate and other food preparations containing cocoa, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Belgium 29.5 28.5 28.2 26.9 25.8 −3.7
Germany 25.9 25.0 24.9 24.5 23.3 −2.6
Italy 13.5 13.2 13.5 14.3 14.8 1.3
Netherlands 7.0 8.2 9.2 9.0 8.3 1.3
Côte d'Ivoire 4.2 5.7 4.6 4.9 5.3 1.1
Spain 5.5 5.0 4.9 5.2 5.1 −0.4
Switzerland 4.2 4.6 4.8 4.7 4.9 0.7
Poland 2.7 2.5 2.7 3.3 4.9 2.2
United Kingdom 2.4 2.1 1.9 1.9 1.9 −0.5
Sweden 0.9 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.5 0.4
Canada (26) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 −0.1

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's chocolate and other food preparations containing cocoa supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 2,581.7 2,803.3 2772.3 2,889.8 2,875.8 2.7
Imports from Canada 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.0 1.2 −19.2
Supply gap 2,578.8 2,800.4

2,769.4

2,887.8 2,874.6 2.8

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

4. Cheese and curds (HS 0406)

Canada was France's thirty-seventh largest supplier of cheese and curd with imports valued at Can$16.1 thousand in 2019. Imports of cheese and curd from France's primary suppliers, Italy and Netherlands increased by 10.9% and 5.7% respectively, from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of cheese and curd, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 1,904.4 2,001.9 2,265.9 2,457.4 2,567.4 7.8
Italy 546.8 616.9 698.6 792.8 829.3 10.9
Netherlands 410.0 416.9 463.5 509.7 512.1 5.7
Germany 334.4 321.4 357.5 402.3 419.4 5.8
Belgium 126.8 143.2 163.8 171.4 175.1 8.4
United Kingdom 124.1 128.6 136.9 124.2 136.8 2.5
Spain 81.0 94.2 112.7 119.0 129.6 12.5
Switzerland 67.9 72.8 71.8 59.5 66.7 −0.5
Ireland 56.5 50.7 62.7 56.3 64.7 3.5
France 25.9 22.1 24.8 51.8 63.1 24.9
Denmark 45.5 41.8 50.3 51.7 48.9 1.9
Canada (37) 0.006 0.001 0.003 0.4 0.01 29.9

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of cheese and curd, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Italy 28.7 30.8 30.8 32.3 32.3 3.6
Netherlands 21.5 20.8 20.5 20.7 19.9 −1.6
Germany 17.6 16.1 15.8 16.4 16.3 −2.9
Belgium 6.7 7.2 7.2 7.0 6.8 0.1
United Kingdom 6.5 6.4 6.0 5.1 5.3 −1.2
Spain 4.3 4.7 5.0 4.8 5.0 0.7
Switzerland 3.6 3.6 3.2 2.4 2.6 −1.0
Ireland 3.0 2.5 2.8 2.3 2.5 −0.5
France 1.4 1.1 1.1 2.1 2.5 1.1
Denmark 2.4 2.1 2.2 2.1 1.9 −0.5
Canada (37) 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.02 0.001 0.0

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's cheese and curd supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 1,904.4 2,001.9 2,265.9 2,457.4 2,567.4 7.8
Imports from Canada 0.006 0.001 0.003 0.4 0.01 29.9
Supply gap 1,904.4 2,001.9 2,265.9 2,457.0 2,567.4 7.8

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

5. Fish fillets and other fish meat, fresh, chilled or frozen (HS 0304)

Canada was France's twenty-ninth largest supplier of fish fillets and other fish meat, fresh, chilled or frozen with imports valued at Can$6.6 million in 2019. Imports of fish fillets and other fish meat, fresh, chilled or frozen from France's primary suppliers, China and Iceland, increased by 7.2% and 7.7% respectively, from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of fish fillets and other fish meat, fresh, chilled or frozen, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 1,782.9 1,961.2 2,091.3 2,135.9 2,101.6 4.2
China 204.2 247.4 301.3 258.7 269.6 7.2
Iceland 196.1 232.1 221.9 263.4 263.8 7.7
Norway 281.1 281.9 257.9 250.1 223.1 −5.6
United States 123.8 130.9 128.2 154.9 155.0 5.8
United Kingdom 99.4 144.1 173.7 142.9 128.1 6.6
Denmark 84.6 102.7 117.9 122.7 127.9 10.9
Germany 63.1 65.0 48.0 107.7 124.8 18.6
Russia 68.6 62.6 63.6 68.0 89.4 6.9
Chile 76.0 94.7 95.9 94.9 81.8 1.8
Spain 46.8 54.5 66.3 74.5

71.9

11.3
Canada (29) 6.8 7.9 7.4 7.6 6.6 −0.8

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of fish fillets and other fish meat, fresh, chilled or frozen, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
China 11.5 12.6 14.4 12.1 12.8 1.3
Iceland 11.0 11.8 10.6 12.3 12.6 1.6
Norway 15.8 14.4 12.3 11.7 10.6 −5.2
United States 6.9 6.7 6.1 7.3 7.4 0.5
United Kingdom 5.6 7.3 8.3 6.7 6.1 0.5
Denmark 4.7 5.2 5.6 5.7 6.1 1.4
Germany 3.5 3.3 2.3 5.0 5.9 2.4
Russia 3.8 3.2 3.0 3.2 4.3 0.5
Chile 4.3 4.8 4.6 4.4 3.9 −0.4
Spain 2.6 2.8 3.2 3.5 3.4 0.8
Canada (29) 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 −0.1

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's fish fillets and other fish meat, fresh, chilled or frozen supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 1,782.9 1,961.2 2,091.3 2,135.9 2,101.6 4.2
Imports from Canada 6.8 7.9 7.4 7.6 6.6 −0.8
Supply gap 1,776.1 1,953.3 2,083.9 2,128.3 2,095.0 4.2

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

6. Fish, fresh or chilled (HS 0302)

Canada was France's twenty-fifth largest supplier of fish, fresh or chilled, with imports valued at Can$3.5 million in 2019. Imports of fish, fresh or chilled, from France's primary suppliers, Norway and the United Kingdom (UK), increased by 10.2% and 13.2% respectively, from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of fish, fresh or chilled, Can$ millions
County 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 1,504.0 1,905.9 1,959.2 2,126.3 2,086.0 8.5
Norway 543.7 824.6 807.1 891.7 801.4 10.2
United Kingdom 327.3 389.6 433.0 441.5 537.5 13.2
Spain 123.1 127.9 128.3 134.9 121.2 −0.4
Netherlands 87.7 86.2 87.2 82.2 79.5 −2.5
Sweden 28.7 30.8 24.1 88.6 76.9 27.9
Ireland 74.1 78.0 97.9 77.2 75.2 0.4
Denmark 64.3 73.2 72.4 79.3 74.3 3.7
Greece 58.7 58.9 62.0 65.0 61.8 1.3
Iceland 12.4 27.5 31.2 35.3 48.8 40.9
Poland 20.5 27.2 31.6 39.9 26.7 6.8
Canada (25) 6.5 7.6 7.2 5.4 3.5 −14.5

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of fish, fresh or chilled, % share
County 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Norway 36.1 43.3 41.2 41.9 38.4 2.3
United Kingdom 21.8 20.4 22.1 20.8 25.8 0.4
Spain 8.2 6.7 6.5 6.3 5.8 −2.4
Netherlands 5.8 4.5 4.4 3.9 3.8 −2.0
Sweden 1.9 1.6 1.2 4.2 3.7 1.8
Ireland 4.9 4.1 5.0 3.6 3.6 −1.3
Denmark 4.3 3.8 3.7 3.7 3.6 −0.7
Greece 3.9 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.0 −0.9
Iceland 0.8 1.4 1.6 1.7 2.3 1.5
Poland 1.4 1.4 1.6 1.9 1.3 −0.1
Canada (25) 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.2 −0.2

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's fish, fresh or chilled, supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 1,504.0 1,905.9 1,959.2 2,126.3 2,086.0 8.5
Imports from Canada 6.5 7.6 7.2 5.4 3.5 −14.5
Supply gap 1,497.5 1,898.3 1,952.0 2,120.9 2,082.5 8.6

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

7. Undenatured ethyl alcohol, strength < 80% (HS 2208)

Canada was France's twenty-second largest supplier of undenatured ethyl alcohol, strength < 80%, with imports valued at Can$5.6 million in 2019. Imports of undenatured ethyl alcohol, strength < 80%, from France's primary suppliers, the U.K, decreased by 1.0% while imports from Italy increased by 21.3% from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of undenatured ethyl alcohol, strength < 80%, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 1,573.1 1,708.6 1,740.8 1,852.2 1,752.5 2.7
United Kingdom 904.3 910.6 901.6 947.0 867.2 −1.0
Italy 67.3 79.8 91.5 112.9 145.6 21.3
Poland 108.0 131.2 124.8 132.0 120.2 2.7
United States 128.5 146.5 152.5 146.9 110.4 −3.7
Ireland 43.4 55.3 53.4 54.8 62.3 9.4
Spain 56.1 67.6 62.5 50.1 53.9 −1.0
Germany 37.8 47.9 48.2 60.0 50.7 7.6
Japan 28.5 35.9 41.4 42.3 45.6 12.4
Belgium 13.8 28.0 27.7 34.2 42.1 32.1
Sweden 23.8 24.4 32.8 38.0 42.1 15.4
Canada (22) 9.2 11.6 11.9 8.8 5.6 −11.8

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of undenatured ethyl alcohol, strength < 80%, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
United Kingdom 57.5 53.3 51.8 51.1 49.5 −8.0
Italy 4.3 4.7 5.3 6.1 8.3 4.0
Poland 6.9 7.7 7.2 7.1 6.9 0.0
United States 8.2 8.6 8.8 7.9 6.3 −1.9
Ireland 2.8 3.2 3.1 3.0 3.6 0.8
Spain 3.6 4.0 3.6 2.7 3.1 −0.5
Germany 2.4 2.8 2.8 3.2 2.9 0.5
Japan 1.8 2.1 2.4 2.3 2.6 0.8
Belgium 0.9 1.6 1.6 1.8 2.4 1.5
Sweden 1.5 1.4 1.9 2.1 2.4 0.9
Canada (22) 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.3 −0.3

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's undenatured ethyl alcohol, strength < 80%, supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 1,573.1 1,708.6 1,740.8 1,852.2 1,752.5 2.7
Imports from Canada 9.2 11.6 11.9 8.8 5.6 −11.8
Supply gap 1,563.9 1,697.0 1,728.9 1,843.4 1,746.9 2.8

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

8. Meat and edible offal of fowls (HS 0207)

Canada was France's sixty-eighth largest supplier of meat and edible offal of fowls with imports valued at Can$134.9 thousand in 2015. Imports of meat and edible offal of fowls from France's primary suppliers, Belgium and Poland increased by 6.6% and 11.2% respectively, from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of meat and edible offal of fowls, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 1,457.5 1,565.0 1,588.7 1,784.2 1,711.9 4.1
Belgium 277.0 304.9 323.9 357.3 357.0 6.6
Poland 196.2 220.0 242.7 305.1 299.8 11.2
Netherlands 274.0 302.2 298.7 305.4 297.7 2.1
Germany 212.7 196.2 192.4 192.5 208.7 −0.5
Spain 100.1 113.3 122.0 151.2 140.3 8.8
Hungary 60.3 77.6 70.7 108.5 86.7 9.5
Bulgaria 75.7 97.3 92.4 98.6 68.6 −2.5
United Kingdom 87.3 82.7 78.7 74.3 54.5 −11.1
Italy 36.5 36.3 34.3 38.1 42.0 3.6
Romania 36.4 32.3 34.6 32.7 36.7 0.2
Canada (68) 0.1 N/C

Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

1: not calculable

France's top ten suppliers of meat and edible offal of fowls, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Belgium 19.0 19.5 20.4 20.0 20.9 1.9
Poland 13.5 14.1 15.3 17.1 17.5 4.0
Netherlands 18.8 19.3 18.8 17.1 17.4 −1.4
Germany 14.6 12.5 12.1 10.8 12.2 −2.4
Spain 6.9 7.2 7.7 8.5 8.2 1.3
Hungary 4.1 5.0 4.4 6.1 5.1 1.0
Bulgaria 5.2 6.2 5.8 5.5 4.0 −1.2
United Kingdom 6.0 5.3 5.0 4.2 3.2 −2.8
Italy 2.5 2.3 2.2 2.1 2.5 0.0
Romania 2.5 2.1 2.2 1.8 2.1 −0.4
Canada (68) 0.0 N/C[1]

Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

1: not calculable

Canada's meat and edible offal of fowls supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 1,457.5 1,565.0 1,588.7 1,784.2 1,711.9 4.1
Imports from Canada 0.1 N/C[1]
Supply gap 1,457.4 1,565.0 1,588.7 1,784.2 1,711.9 4.1

Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

1: not calculable

9. Fruit and vegetable juices, unfermented (HS 2009)

Canada was France's thirtieth largest supplier of fruit and vegetable juices, unfermented, with imports valued at Can$1.5 million in 2019. Imports of fruit and vegetable juices, unfermented, from France's primary suppliers, Germany and Spain, increased by 9.2 % and 4.5% respectively, from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of fruit and vegetable juices, unfermented, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 1,345.9 1,566.7 1,737.5 1,871.1 1,653.3 5.3
Germany 220.5 258.2 335.0 366.6 313.9 9.2
Spain 249.8 248.4 315.1 325.2 298.4 4.5
Belgium 191.8 300.5 304.1 301.3 251.3 6.9
Netherlands 162.2 191.7 225.6 289.6 241.6 10.5
Brazil 200.9 209.5 213.5 219.6 196.8 −0.5
Italy 90.9 106.0 106.0 128.3 117.1 6.5
Austria 69.8 57.7 63.8 55.8 43.5 −11.2
United Kingdom 7.6 8.6 10.0 20.7 31.3 42.5
Chile 3.8 5.4 8.3 11.5 16.4 43.9
Poland 12.2 19.0 12.8 13.1 16.1 7.0
Canada (30) 1.6 1.3 1.5 2.0 1.5 −2.2

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of fruit and vegetable juices, unfermented, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Germany 16.4 16.5 19.3 19.6 19.0 2.6
Spain 18.6 15.9 18.1 17.4 18.0 −0.6
Belgium 14.3 19.2 17.5 16.1 15.2 0.9
Netherlands 12.0 12.2 13.0 15.5 14.6 2.6
Brazil 14.9 13.4 12.3 11.7 11.9 −3.0
Italy 6.8 6.8 6.1 6.9 7.1 0.3
Austria 5.2 3.7 3.7 3.0 2.6 −2.6
United Kingdom 0.6 0.5 0.6 1.1 1.9 1.3
Chile 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.6 1.0 0.7
Poland 0.9 1.2 0.7 0.7 1.0 0.1
Canada (30) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's fruit and vegetable juices, unfermented supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 1,345.9 1,566.7 1,737.5 1,871.1 1,653.3 5.3
Imports from Canada 1.6 1.3 1.5 2.0 1.5 −2.2
Supply gap 1,344.3 1,565.4 1,736.0 1,869.1 1,651.8 5.3

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

10. Food preparations, nowhere else specified (HS 2106)

Canada was France's fifteenth largest supplier of food preparations, nowhere else specified, with imports valued at Can$18.3 million in 2019. Imports of food preparations, nowhere else specified, from France's primary suppliers, Germany and Belgium, increased by 8.9% and 6.0% respectively, from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of food preparations, nowhere else specified, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 1,220.4 1,305.0 1,459.2 1,648.2 1,608.2 7.1
Germany 204.8 224.9 245.1 267.5 288.9 8.9
Belgium 137.7 139.8 161.3 180.7 173.9 6.0
Netherlands 99.6 108.9 135.5 144.3 154.3 11.6
Italy 84.1 101.9 107.9 135.1 138.0 13.2
Switzerland 125.7 122.7 145.6 157.7 134.4 1.7
Spain 62.3 74.5 71.7 110.4 109.1 15.0
Poland 87.1 95.5 97.7 103.8 107.0 5.3
United Kingdom 66.3 69.1 79.1 82.1 86.0 6.7
United States 39.0 38.0 39.2 40.7 40.1 0.7
Sweden 22.1 27.2 28.7 34.7 35.5 12.5
Canada (15) 2.1 2.7 5.0 19.1 18.3 72.8

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of food preparations, nowhere else specified, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Germany 16.8 17.2 16.8 16.2 18.0 1.2
Belgium 11.3 10.7 11.1 11.0 10.8 −0.5
Netherlands 8.2 8.3 9.3 8.8 9.6 1.4
Italy 6.9 7.8 7.4 8.2 8.6 1.7
Switzerland 10.3 9.4 10.0 9.6 8.4 −1.9
Spain 5.1 5.7 4.9 6.7 6.8 1.7
Poland 7.1 7.3 6.7 6.3 6.7 −0.4
United Kingdom 5.4 5.3 5.4 5.0 5.3 −0.1
United States 3.2 2.9 2.7 2.5 2.5 −0.7
Sweden 1.8 2.1 2.0 2.1 2.2 0.4
Canada (15) 0.2 0.2 0.3 1.2 1.1 0.9

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's food preparations, nowhere else specified, supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 1,220.4 1,305.0 1,459.2 1,648.2 1,608.2 7.1
Imports from Canada 2.1 2.7 5.0 19.1 18.3 72.8
Supply gap 1,218.3 1,302.3 1,454.2 1,629.1 1,589.9 6.9

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

11. Oilcake and other solid residues (HS 2304)

Canada was the seventeenth largest global supplier, after Belgium and Italy, of oilcake and other solid residues supplying Can$142.6 million in 2019, a decrease in CAGR of 4.2% from Can$169.1 million in 2015. Canada, however, did not supply France with oilcake and other solid residues from 2015 to 2019. Imports of oilcake and other solid residues from France's primary suppliers, Brazil and Belgium, decreased by 2.9% and 3.1% respectively, from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of oilcake and other solid residues, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 1,847.3 1,518.8 1,400.9 1,500.4 1,553.7 −4.2
Brazil 1,114.7 934.5 833.3 880.5 989.6 −2.9
Belgium 187.9 187.2 160.1 161.8 165.9 −3.1
India 88.4 7.6 154.9 126.0 103.3 3.9
Spain 86.2 85.9 72.8 67.1 77.1 −2.7
Argentina 167.9 150.0 42.2 106.2 53.7 −24.8
Netherlands 71.8 48.7 37.8 36.2 47.5 −9.8
Germany 40.4 37.8 46.2 45.1 46.4 3.5
China 5.9 6.7 10.2 17.0 20.7 36.6
Russia 15.7 20.6 1.6 2.6 19.5 5.5
Ukraine 0.0 14.0 0.0 0.1 15.4 549.6
Canada (0) N/C[1]

Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

1: not calculable

France's top ten suppliers of oilcake and other solid residues, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Brazil 60.3 61.5 59.5 58.7 63.7 3.4
Belgium 10.2 12.3 11.4 10.8 10.7 0.5

India

4.8 0.5 11.1 8.4 6.6 1.8
Spain 4.7 5.7 5.2 4.5 5.0 0.3
Argentina 9.1 9.9 3.0 7.1 3.5 −5.6
Netherlands 3.9 3.2 2.7 2.4 3.1 −0.8
Germany 2.2 2.5 3.3 3.0 3.0 0.8
China 0.3 0.4 0.7 1.1 1.3 1.0
Russia 0.9 1.4 0.1 0.2 1.3 0.4
Ukraine 0.0 0.9 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.0
Canada (0) N/C[1]

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

1: not calculable

Canada's oilcake and other solid residues supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 1,847.3 1,518.8 1,400.9 1500.4 1,553.7 −4.2
Imports from Canada N/C
Supply gap 1,847.3 1,518.8 1,400.9 1500.4 1,553.7 −4.2

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

12. Citrus fruit, fresh or dried (HS 0805)

Canada was France's eighty-seventh largest supplier of citrus fruit, fresh or dried, with imports valued at Can$180 in 2019. Imports of citrus fruit, fresh or dried from France's primary suppliers, Spain remained unchanged while imports from South Africa increased by 3.9% from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of citrus fruit, fresh or dried, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 *CAGR % 2015-2019
World 1,395.0 1,614.3 1,595.4 1,604.4 1,483.7 1.6
Spain 935.8 1062.4 1017.3 977.2 936.1 0.0
South Africa 91.4 103.9 124.8 118.8 106.7 3.9
Israel 79.5 76.5 96.0 86.3 95.4 4.7
Morocco 53.9 63.4 71.4 81.6 72.9 7.9
Italy 26.8 49.2 40.6 53.8 49.3 16.5
Portugal 16.7 15.5 23.1 30.8 33.7 19.2
Brazil 16.6 25.0 27.4 30.2 29.3 15.4
Germany 26.1 28.1 31.6 38.3 26.5 0.5
Argentina 29.5 52.7 24.1 47.0 19.6 −9.7
Mexico 24.6 24.3 28.4 25.3 17.4 −8.3
Canada (87) 0.0 0.004 0.0 9.2 (2017-2019)

Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of citrus fruit, fresh or dried, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Spain 67.1 65.8 63.8 60.9 63.1 −4.0
South Africa 6.6 6.4 7.8 7.4 7.2 0.6
Israel 5.7 4.7 6.0 5.4 6.4 0.7
Morocco 3.9 3.9 4.5 5.1 4.9 1.0
Italy 1.9 3.0 2.5 3.4 3.3 1.4
Portugal 1.2 1.0 1.4 1.9 2.3 1.1
Brazil 1.2 1.5 1.7 1.9 2.0 0.8
Germany 1.9 1.7 2.0 2.4 1.8 −0.1
Argentina 2.1 3.3 1.5 2.9 1.3 −0.8
Mexico 1.8 1.5 1.8 1.6 1.2 −0.6
Canada (87) 0.0000 0.0002 0.0000 0.0 (2017-2019)

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's citrus fruit, fresh or dried, supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 *CAGR % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 1,395.0 1,614.3 1,595.4 1,604.4 1,483.7 1.6
Imports from Canada 0.0 0.004 0.0 9.2 (2017-2019)
Supply gap 1,395.0 1,614.3 1,595.4 1,604.4 1,483.7 1.6

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

13. Beef, fresh or chilled (HS 0201)

Canada was France's eighteenth largest supplier of beef, fresh or chilled, with imports valued at Can$1.4 million in 2019. Imports of beef, fresh or chilled from France's primary suppliers, the Netherlands and Ireland, increased by 2.3% and 5.4% respectively, from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of beef, fresh or chilled, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 1,465.4 1,376.5 1,384.5 1,463.8 1,480.5 0.3
Netherlands 466.5 452.1 450.8 477.2 511.7 2.3
Ireland 182.9 169.2 186.2 211.1 225.4 5.4
Belgium 218.3 224.5 227.1 231.7 216.6 −0.2
Germany 260.7 236.4 223.5 223.0 206.8 −5.6
United Kingdom 64.6 61.6 66.4 78.5 83.2 6.5
Italy 78.5 51.1 48.5 59.8 58.6 −7.0
Spain 68.9 61.9 53.2 53.6 54.3 −5.8
Poland 50.7 42.1 51.1 50.7 44.7 −3.1
Austria 25.4 25.1 26.7 25.8 24.3 −1.1
Denmark 12.3 9.5 9.9 11.6 15.8 6.4
Canada (18) 1.4 1.6 1.6 1.8 1.4 −0.6

Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of beef, fresh or chilled, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Netherlands 31.8 32.8 32.6 32.6 34.6 2.8
Ireland 12.5 12.3 13.4 14.4 15.2 2.8
Belgium 14.9 16.3 16.4 15.8 14.6 −0.3
Germany 17.8 17.2 16.1 15.2 14.0 −3.8
United Kingdom 4.4 4.5 4.8 5.4 5.6 1.2
Italy 5.4 3.7 3.5 4.1 4.0 −1.4
Spain 4.7 4.5 3.8 3.7 3.7 −1.0
Poland 3.5 3.1 3.7 3.5 3.0 −0.5
Austria 1.7 1.8 1.9 1.8 1.6 −0.1
Denmark 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.8 1.1 0.3
Canada (18) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's beef, fresh or chilled, supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 *CAGR % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 1,465.4 1,376.5 1,384.5 1,463.8 1,480.5 0.3
Imports from Canada 1.4 1.6 1.6 1.8 1.4 −0.6
Supply gap 1,464.0 1,374.9 1,382.9 1,462.0 1,479.1 0.3

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

14. Crustaceans, fresh, chilled or frozen (HS 0306)

Canada was France's tenth largest supplier of crustaceans, fresh, chilled or frozen, with imports valued at Can$50.0 million in 2019. Imports of crustaceans, fresh, chilled or frozen from France's primary suppliers, Ecuador and the U.K, increased by 0.5% and 3.9% respectively, from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of crustaceans, fresh, chilled or frozen, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 1,380.1 1,518.7 1,566.0 1,540.6 1,421.3 0.7
Ecuador 292.5 308.8 301.8 294.3 298.4 0.5
United Kingdom 136.6 145.9 146.0 155.8 158.9 3.9
Madagascar 73.8 100.9 130.4 124.9 96.1 6.8
India 144.6 130.1 128.4 108.7 94.7 −10.0
Venezuela 28.2 50.5 67.7 53.3 73.1 26.9
Spain 52.2 62.2 71.5 68.9 68.7 7.1
Vietnam 69.9 71.1 73.6 76.3 61.6 −3.1
Nicaragua 49.8 51.1 41.9 53.1 55.7 2.9
Netherlands 54.5 67.6 59.8 53.9 50.1 −2.1
Canada (10) 32.5 40.6 45.4 52.5 50.0 11.3

Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of crustaceans, fresh, chilled or frozen, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Ecuador 21.2 20.3 19.3 19.1 21.0 −0.2
United Kingdom 9.9 9.6 9.3 10.1 11.2 1.3
Madagascar 5.3 6.6 8.3 8.1 6.8 1.5
India 10.5 8.6 8.2 7.1 6.7 −3.8
Venezuela 2.0 3.3 4.3 3.5 5.1 3.1
Spain 3.8 4.1 4.6 4.5 4.8 1.0
Vietnam 5.1 4.7 4.7 5.0 4.3 −0.8
Nicaragua 3.6 3.4 2.7 3.4 3.9 0.3
Netherlands 4.0 4.5 3.8 3.5 3.5 −0.5
Canada (10) 2.4 2.7 2.9 3.4 3.5 1.1

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's crustaceans, fresh, chilled or frozen, supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 *CAGR % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 1,380.1 1,518.7 1,566.0 1,540.6 1,421.3 0.7
Imports from Canada 32.5 40.6 45.4 52.5 50.0 11.3
Supply gap 1,347.6 1,478.1 1,520.6 1,488.1 1,371.3 0.4

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

15. Beer made from malt (HS 2203)

Canada was France's twenty-third largest supplier of beer made from malt, with imports valued at Can$1.2 million in 2019. Imports of beer made from malt from France's primary suppliers, Belgium and the Netherlands, increased by 18.9% and 8.2% respectively, from 2015 to 2019.

France's top ten suppliers of beer made from malt, Can$ millions
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 CAGR* % 2015-2019
World 805.1 936.4 1,082.7 1,275.3 1,351.4 13.8
Belgium 412.6 500.4 630.2 756.5 825.2 18.9
Netherlands 148.1 167.8 207.6 219.8 202.8 8.2
Germany 113.2 113.5 82.1 87.9 83.9 −7.2
United Kingdom 18.0 28.4 20.6 34.4 62.9 36.8
Portugal 22.2 25.5 28.2 37.9 36.9 13.6
Mexico 10.8 19.1 24.4 27.5 26.8 25.6
Ireland 18.0 18.4 21.7 26.3 26.4 9.9
Italy 9.1 10.7 11.6 13.3 14.8 12.8
Poland 0.8 0.7 0.6 4.4 10.3 88.1
United States 3.0 4.9 5.7 13.4 9.4 33.5
Canada (23) 0.7 0.8 1.2 1.0 1.2 15.7

Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

France's top ten suppliers of beer made from malt, % share
Country 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Percent point* change 2015-2019
Belgium 51.2 53.4 58.2 59.3 61.1 9.9
Netherlands 18.4 17.9 19.2 17.2 15.0 −3.4
Germany 14.1 12.1 7.6 6.9 6.2 −7.9
United Kingdom 2.2 3.0 1.9 2.7 4.7 2.5
Portugal 2.8 2.7 2.6 3.0 2.7 −0.1
Mexico 1.3 2.0 2.3 2.2 2.0 0.7
Ireland 2.2 2.0 2.0 2.1 2.0 −0.2
Italy 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.1 0.0
Poland 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.8 0.7
United States 0.4 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.7 0.3
Canada (23) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*Percent point change: difference between 2019 and 2015 value

Canada's beer made from malt, supply gap to France, Can$ millions
Category 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 *CAGR % 2015-2019
Imports from the World 805.1 936.4 1,082.7 1,275.3 1,351.4 13.8
Imports from Canada 0.7 0.8 1.2 1.0 1.2 15.7
Supply gap 804.4 935.6 1,081.5 1,274.3 1,350.2 13.8

Source: Global Trade Tracker, 2020

*CAGR: Compound Annual Growth Rate

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