Canadian Importers Database (CID)

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The Canadian Importers Database (CID) provides lists of companies importing goods into Canada, by product, by city, and by country of origin.

  • Find the major Canadian importers based on the products being imported.
  • Find the major Canadian importers based on the city.
  • Find the major Canadian importers based on the country from which they are importing.

The companies listed in this database consist of firms that import specific products into Canada through Customs. The database consists of the names of the companies as well as their locations (city, province and postal code). Companies include both Customs Brokers and their clients. The database includes Non-Resident Importers, companies which have addresses outside of Canada.

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  • importers

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Dear Sirs, We, at “M/s. Abdul Rauf Abdul Aziz”, Karachi, Pakistan, are pleased to introduce our company as one of the frequent exporters of quality RICE, DATES, RAISIN, APRICOT, RED CHILLI, CUMIN SEEDS, AJWAIN, DRY PLUM, etc. to several countries. In order to expand our international market, we are looking for reliable importers of these products in many countries who might be interested in benefiting from our Most Competitive Prices with Proven Quality Control & Timely Shipments, and initiate decent business relationship in mutual interest in the process. Looking eagerly forward to receiving your first inquiry for our Quality Products and transform that into a long term based regular business relationship between our two companies in mutual interest. Kindest regards,
Hi Abdul, please note that I have removed sensitive information from your comment. This comment system leads to the team responsible for transparency and accountability work in the public service. For information on Canadian importers. Please use the following application to view importers by product: https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home Regards, Momin, Open Government team.
I am looking for regulations for importing leather products like collars and leashes. Thank you.
Hi Kameliya, the information you are looking for can be found here: https://www.canada.ca/en/services/business/trade/import.html Regards, Momin, Open Government team.
I am looking in to find out the import data of rice for the last three year.t
Hi Minhaj, thank you for your comment. I recommend you browse the following webpage: https://www.ic.gc.ca/app/scr/ic/sbms/cid/searchProduct.html?lang=eng Momin, Open Government team.
I work for a Canadian Chemical distribution company and I'm looking for product import stats for 2015 and 2016. I see that you have the data published in total, how can I get the details? I have details for 2014, but would like subsequent years following please.
Hi Wendy, your question has been forwarded to the data owner for response. An update will be posted here once we receive their answer. Thank you, Momin, Open Government team.
Thank you. Just looking for an update on this please. Is there any way to get the product level data for 2015 & 2016 imports?
We have not received their response yet. I recommend you call the department directly as your request would be addressed faster. You can find their contact information at the following page: https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/icgc.nsf/eng/h_07026.html#pageid=E048-H00000 Thank you and I hope you find the information you are looking for. We will still post an update here once we receive it. Momin, Open Government team.
I am manufacturer of steel fabricated products mainly for telecom and power generation industry . how can I contact importers from Canada for the specified product
Hi, thank you for your question. The information you are looking for can be found here: https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home Momin, Open Government team.
I want supply best products of mine. so I want to know who is the Importer.
Hi Parth, you can browse importers by product at the following link: https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home Thank you for your comment and I hope this helps. Momin, Open Government team.
We are the exporters of raisins,date and pistachios from Iran. We need the database of the exporters of the above-mentioned products in Canada.
Hi Saeed, we recommend you look here https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home Momin, Open Government Team
I am the Business Development Executive of SMA Logistics & International distribution as well as corporate consultant for private and public sectors for sustainable business development and youth development projects, such as, Entrepreneurial Academy of Youth. I would like to receive contact or enquiry from Canadian businesses and public sector administrators for development projects in Canada. I do speak English and French. We supply cosmetics lines, like - deodorant, perfumes, air freshener, body lotion, cream, after-shaving lotion, also Cotton fabrics. We are able to create sustainable jobs locally and internationally depending on project nature. This is not simply a mail from a fictitious person writing for your distinguished assistance, but rather using your platfoam to outsource the Canadian inflow of interest to move forward mutually.
Hi Abdullah, thank you for your comment. Here is a link to the Government of Canada's Canadian Importers Database site: https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home. Thank you and I hope this helps. Momin, Open Government team
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Hi we are looking for a Canadian importer to import our chocolate products from Ecuador to Toronto 20 foot container 10 pallets 6500kg of product if you can help or direct me to someone please
Simon - I would recommend looking here: https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home Karin the open-ouvert team
Dear Sir, Hope you are doing well, We are leading manufacturer and exporter of leather garments since 1985. Now we really love to expand our business in Canada. Please help us to find the potential importers and wholesalers in Canada Yours Sincerely, Bilal Ashraf
i need import and export data for Polymers. I need data which shows following 1) polymers import in Canada (2016) a) company name wise b) material description wise c) from which region and supplier (example supplier Dow / origin singapore) 2) Polymer export from Canada to other country a) company name b) Material discription wise c) country which import polymer from canada regards
We are the exporters of RICE, CHICKPEAS, TURMERIC & RED CHILI from India. We need the database of the exporters of the above mentioned products in Canada.
Ridhi, Thanks for your interest. As noted in responses above, information on importers can be found on Industry Canada’s Canadian Importers Database (CID) website: http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home. By selecting “Importers by Product”, importers of various goods can be located. Please note that the lists generated from your searches will include only the names of the importers and their postal codes; additional details on each importer will have to be found by using the lists as a starting point for further research outside the Industry Canada site. Hope this helps, Karin - the open-ouvert team
I am looking for buy of bitterkola in canada
Hello, Since last 6 years we are in the Manufacturing & Export business of Leather Gloves. Our quality products are being exported around the globe. We wish to have the list of quality and certified Importers of Leather Gloves in Canada so that we could also expand our business activities in Canada also.
Hi, Thank you for your question. In the past, the following response has been posted on this topic on behalf of Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED) Canada: "Information on importers can be found on ISED's Canadian Importers Database (CID) website: http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home. By selecting “Importers by Product”, importers of various goods can be located. Please note that the lists generated from your searches will include only the names of the importers and their postal codes; additional details on each importer will have to be found by using the lists as a starting point for further research outside the ISED site". Thanks and hope this helps! -the Open Government Team
Hello. I would like to get the details of the importers into Canada.
Hi Juddy, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada's site has information pertaining to importers into Canada. The Canadian Importers Database (CID) is available here: https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home. Thank you and I hope that this is helpful! -Tasha, the Open Government Team
Hello, Can i get to know the list of Canadian importer companies importing Leather accessories like Leather belts,wallets from India??
Hi Vedant, The following link may be of use to you-- it is the Canadian Importers Database (CID), and I have selected the country of origin as India. https://www.ic.gc.ca/app/scr/ic/sbms/cid/importingCountryResults.html?dy=2014&countryCode=519. Should you require any additional help, please do not hesitate to let us know. Tasha, the Open Government Team
Hi, I would like to get the details of the dried pitted dates importers into Canada
Hi, I would like the details of importers in canada of all kinds of gloves, life jackets,leather jackets & leather accessories . etc.
hi , i would like to have the data pertaining to faucets and faucets accessories importers in canada. the data must contain the name of the importer , the name of the exporter from china , the item imported and the price of that item per unit . thanks
Hi, i need information regarding importers in Canada, also how to get information for specific products and buyers? Thanks.
Hi Pk, Thank you for your question. In the past, the following response has been posted on this topic on behalf of Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED) Canada: "Information on importers can be found on ISED's Canadian Importers Database (CID) website: http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home. By selecting “Importers by Product”, importers of various goods can be located. Please note that the lists generated from your searches will include only the names of the importers and their postal codes; additional details on each importer will have to be found by using the lists as a starting point for further research outside the ISED site". Thanks and hope this helps! -Tasha, the Open Government Team
Hi,I would like to know who are the importers of olive oil from Italy into Canada.
Hi, I would like to get the details of the importers into Canada .........
Dear Sir, We are leading Exporter from India and dealing in Rice, Wheat, Fruits, Vegetables, Pulses and Spices. We request you to will you please provide us data of Canadian Importers of these related products. Thanks & Regards Alkesh
Dear Alkesh, Information on importers can be found on Industry Canada’s Canadian Importers Database (CID) website: http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home. By selecting “Importers by Product”, importers of various goods can be located. Please note that the lists generated from your searches will include only the names of the importers and their postal codes; additional details on each importer will have to be found by using the lists as a starting point for further research outside the Industry Canada site. A dataset from the Canadian Importers Database will soon be made available through the Open Data Portal.
Hello. I would like to get the details of the importers into Canada.
Hi Kalpesh, no problem. The data owner has previously provided some additional direction for accessing this information: "Information on importers can currently be found on Industry Canada’s Canadian Importers Database (CID) website: http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home. By selecting “List by City”, importers in any area can be located by entering a city name (e.g. “Vancouver”) in the search field. Please note that the lists generated from your searches will include only the names of the importers and their postal codes; additional details on each importer will have to be found by using the lists as a starting point for further research outside the Industry Canada site. A dataset from the Canadian Importers Database will soon be made available through the Open Data Portal."
Dear Sirs, My name is Dmitry Kantor, I represent the interests of leading Ukrainian manufacturer of waffle products - LEKORNA (lekorna.com). We alreadu export our products to USA but for the present moment we don't have a distributor/importer in Canada. We know that there are big quantity of ethnic Ukrainians who live in Canada thus our commodities could be popular with both - root Canadians and ethnic Ukrainians who are citizens of Canada. I kindly ask you to provide me with database of Canadian food importers. Thankful in advance.
Hi, I find this site very useful. Is there anyway I could get also a list of exporters from USA into Canada?
Jackson We do not have a list of exporters from U.S. into Canada. We only have a list of Canadian companies that import from U.S..
Hi, I would like to get the details of the importers into Canada especially to Vancouver
Thank you for your comment. The following response has been posted on behalf of the data owner "Information on importers can currently be found on Industry Canada’s Canadian Importers Database (CID) website: http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cid-dic.nsf/eng/home. By selecting “List by City”, importers in any area can be located by entering a city name (e.g. “Vancouver”) in the search field. Please note that the lists generated from your searches will include only the names of the importers and their postal codes; additional details on each importer will have to be found by using the lists as a starting point for further research outside the Industry Canada site. A dataset from the Canadian Importers Database will soon be made available through the Open Data Portal".
Hi Joseph, How are you doing today? Did you get your information needed for import yet? Is it helpful? Regards, Andy