International Fact Sheets
Missouri Connections: Canada
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Imports & Exports
From Kansas City (MCI) to Toronto (YYZ)
By the Numbers
79 Canadian Companies in Missouri
31 Missouri Companies in Canada
St. Louis-based Enterprise Holdings is Canada’s largest rental car company. $6 billion worth of vehicles purchased by Enterprise Holdings annually are manufactured in Canada.
In Liberty and Excelsior Springs, Missouri, Magna operates major automotive assembly facilities totaling over 560,000 square feet combined and employing over 800 local residents. Missourians at Magna’s operations in Liberty work on underbody parts for GM and Ford. In Excelsior Springs the Magna team is responsible for the Ford Transit seat assembly.
Cost of Living
Gas prices (USD) 3
$4.88per gallon (Canada)$3.11
Did You Know?
The St. Louis Blues (NHL Franchise) are in Missouri. Pat LaFontaine, NHL Hall of Famer, was born and raised in Missouri.
1 International trade administration, 2020
2 American Community Survey, 2019, 1-year estimates
3 Global Petrol Prices: https://www.globalpetrolprices.com/gasoline_prices/; AAA Gas Prices: https://gasprices.aaa. com/?state=MO
4 Missouri Realtors and the Canadian Real Estate Association
5 Canada.ca: https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/tax/businesses/topics/corporations/corporation-tax-rates. html; MO DOR: https://dor.mo.gov/business/corporate/