Canada's early COVID-19 cases came from the U.S. not China
.. data from Canada’s largest provinces show it was American travellers, not Chinese, who brought the deadly virus to our shores.
As of April 17, Ontario has identified 1,201 cases of COVID-19 in people who had recently returned from some type of international travel. Of those cases, just five related to travel from China. By contrast, 404 were from people travelling from the United States.