The Canadian Dollar

By: Leila Bouhussein & Michael Miles

Central Bank

The Bank of Canada

Exchange Rate (2016)

US Dollar: $1.37

Euro: $1.52

Trading Partners

  • US
  • China
  • Mexico
  • NAFTA
  • Canada Free Trade Agreement

Top Exports

  • Motor vehicles/parts
  • Industrial machinery
  • Aircraft
  • Telecommunication

Exports v. Imports Per Year

428.3 billion v. 440.9 billion (2015)

FUN FACTS! $$$

  • The Royal Canadian Mint produced the world's first 10 kg 99.99% Pure Gold Coin
  • The Spirit of Haidi Gwaii $100,000 coin of 99.999% is Canadian\
  • The Royal Canadian Mint's second highest denomination coin after the $1,000,000 gold bullion coin that was produced in 2007