Economic outlook brightens for Canadian manufacturers
Industrial capacity utilization up in first quarter: StatsCan
Canadian industries operated at 81.1 per cent of their production capacity in the first quarter, up from 80.5 per cent in the previous quarter, according a new report from Statistics Canada. Get the details.
Manufacturing sales down 2.4 per cent in April: StatsCan
Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales fell 2.4 per cent in April to $48.2 billion, the fourth decline in five months and the largest monthly percentage drop since August 2009. Read the report.
Newfoundland and Labrador likely to lead provincial economic growth in 2013
Newfoundland and Labrador is expected to be the runaway leader in economic growth among Canada's provinces this year, according to the Conference Board of Canada's Provincial Outlook: Spring 2013. Read more.
Demand from automobile, aerospace and defence fueling machine tools market: study
Demand from aerospace and defence, mining, power generation and automobile industries is expected to drive the market for machine and cutting tools, according to a new study from Frost & Sullivan. Find out more.