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B.C.'s Trade in Electricity

The data is available for download in Comma-delimited format with monthly detail.

Quantity in Megawatt Hours

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Year International ExportsInternational Imports*International Trade BalanceInterprovincial ExportsInterprovincial ImportsInterprovincial Trade BalanceOverall Trade Balance
19988,930,1884,288,2864,641,9021,358,651744,581614,0705,255,972
199910,651,6956,611,6914,040,0041,606,215195,1511,411,0645,451,068
20009,946,4385,244,6984,701,740829,341794,07735,2644,737,004
20016,101,7678,024,115-1,922,348370,7341,757,089-1,386,355-3,308,703
20027,936,5545,155,2592,781,295571,930375,888196,0422,977,337
20037,152,6705,086,7422,065,928960,4901,138,885-178,3951,887,533
20045,393,1286,999,817-1,606,6891,145,262951,189194,073-1,412,616
20057,848,4406,035,7301,812,710988,772952,75536,0171,848,727
20065,129,58312,175,728-7,046,1451,051,391393,832657,559-6,388,586
200710,311,6087,201,7373,109,871849,871737,578112,2933,222,164
20088,081,43211,514,053-3,432,6211,554,501361,4621,193,039-2,239,582
20096,223,90510,801,679-4,577,7741,281,419298,627982,792-3,594,982
20105,259,01610,124,777-4,865,7611,757,915117,6081,640,307-3,225,454
20119,661,0149,998,739-337,7253,151,67341,4633,110,2102,772,485
201210,838,8498,017,0732,821,7763,087,76961,6393,026,1305,847,906
20136,921,9178,472,898-1,550,9811,817,988223,8501,594,13843,157
20147,395,1499,699,509-2,304,3601,310,548384,161926,387-1,377,973
201512,392,0997,034,1475,357,952810,074459,724350,3505,708,302

* Note that import data is for imports of electrical power cleared through BC. Although data are not available on imports by province of consumption, given the nature of the good, it is likely the power was also consumed within the province.

Source: Statistics Canada

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