Studies & Reports
Nov. 21, 2017 - The Philippine economy grew at a faster than expected 6.9 per cent annual pace in the July to September 2017 quarter, helped by increased public spending on pay hikes for government personnel, officials said.
Nov. 20, 2017 - Japan’s exports grew 14 per cent over a year earlier in October on strong demand for vehicles, electronics and machinery. However, customs data released Monday showed even faster growth in imports of oil, gas and coal that caused the trade surplus to fall more than 40 per cent from the year before.
Nov. 16, 2017 - Canadian manufacturing sales rose 0.5 per cent in September, boosted by the petroleum and coal product industry, Statistics Canada said Thursday.
Nov. 16, 2017 - U.S. industrial production jumped a solid 0.9 per cent in October as factory activity recovered from the impact of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Nov. 15, 2017 - Manufacturing activity in New York expanded at a slower pace this month but remains at a healthy level.
Nov. 1, 2017 - American factories grew more slowly last month, but U.S. manufacturing remains healthy.
Oct. 31, 2017 - A study prepared by The Frasier Institute says that Ontario now has the highest electricity costs across all Canadian provinces and among the highest costs in North America.
Oct. 31, 2017 - The Canadian economy contracted in August, its first monthly pullback since October last year.
Oct. 30, 2017 - Chinese manufacturing activity expanded in October at a slower pace than in the previous month as output weakened on softer demand in the world's No. 2 economy, according to an official survey released Tuesday.
Oct. 25, 2017 - A new report says recruitment efforts to get more women working in manufacturing will fail unless girls get the education and training needed for those jobs.
Oct. 20, 2017 - A new report suggests the speed of technological advances has become so rapid that it’s outpacing the rate at which large Canadian businesses and government institutions can adapt, with the number of jobs threatened by automation ranging from 35 to 42 per cent.
Oct. 19, 2017 - Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales rose 1.6 per cent to $53.5 billion in August, their first move higher after two consecutive monthly declines.
Oct. 19, 2017 - Export Development Canada says exports are growing significantly as both the U.S. and the global economy continue to improve.
Oct. 17, 2017 - U.S. industrial production rose a solid 0.3 per cent in September, but the increase was limited due to the lingering damage from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Oct. 16, 2017 - Manufacturing activity in New York picked up this month, expanding at the fastest pace in three years.
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