Canadian Manufacturing


  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Canadian imports and exports up in June, Statistics Canada reports

    August 9, 2012 by The Canadian Press

    Imports hit record high of $40.9-billion in June, exports rose to $39.1-billion, agency says

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Manufacturing sales drop: StatsCan

    September 15, 2010 by Staff

    OTTAWA: Statistics Canada has released the results of its monthly manufacturing sales survey, revealing that sales decreased 0.9 per cent in July to $44.3 billion—although sales were 15.5 per cent higher than the low reached in May 2009. The agency

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Manufacturing continues sales boom

    July 15, 2010 by Staff

    OTTAWA: Manufacturing sales increased for the eighth time in nine months, advancing 0.4 per cent to $44.8 billion in May, according to Statistics Canada. The motor vehicle and parts industries were the primary contributors to the higher sales. Excluding motor

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Explosive job growth in June

    July 9, 2010 by Staff

    Employment rose by 93,000 in June, pushing the unemployment rate down 0.2 percentage points to 7.9 per cent, according to Statistics Canada’s Labour Force Survey. This is the first time the rate has been below the eight per cent mark

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    Manufacturing capacity use leads the way

    June 11, 2010 by Canadian Manufacturing Daily Staff

    OTTAWA: Canadian industries operated at 74.2 per cent of their production capacity in the first quarter of 2010, up from 71.3 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2009. According to Statistics Canada, this was the third consecutive quarterly increase.

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Industry boosts trade surplus again

    April 13, 2010 by Staff

    OTTAWA: Industrial goods and materials spurred Canada’s exports growth by 2.8 per cent in February, widening our trade surplus with the world widened to $1.4 billion in February from $754 million in January, according to the latest trade data from