Studies & Reports
March 15, 2019 –Canadian manufacturing sales ended a streak of three consecutive months of declines as they grew more than expected in January.
March 1, 2019 – American manufacturers expanded at a slower rate in February, as the pace of new orders, production and employment each slipped.
February 14, 2019 – Canada's auto sector must challenge old business models and lead the charge on auto-tech innovation if it wants to continue to be a player in the global auto industry, says a new report by KPMG.
February 14, 2019 – Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales fell 1.3 per cent to $56.4 billion in December as sales of petroleum and coal products fell.
January 29, 2019 – Canadian manufacturers are optimistic about their prospects in 2019, but significantly less confident than last year as concern mounts that Trump administration policies and other disruptive factors will affect their businesses, according to a new survey of senior manufacturing executives that we outlined earlier this month here.
January 22, 2019 – Statistics Canada says both wholesale sales and manufacturing sales fell in November.
January 21, 2019 – U.S. industrial production increased 0.3 per cent in December, led by the biggest surge in manufacturing in ten months.
January 8, 2019 – Concerns are growing that Europe's largest economy may have slipped into a technical recession after Germany's Economy Ministry reported Tuesday that industrial production dropped for the third consecutive month in November.
January 2, 2019 – A new survey shows business optimism for the year ahead among Canadian manufacturing executives is lower than it was a year ago as trade issues weigh.
December 18, 2018 – Canadian manufacturing sales fell 0.1 per cent in October to $58.2 billion, hurt by a decline in sale in the sales in the wood product and primary metal industries, Statistics Canada says.
December 11, 2018 – A new report by Frost & Sullivan indicates that service-based analytical instrumentation models such as software-as-a-service (SaaS) and cloud-based asset management are on track to replace legacy systems in the industrial sector over the next four years.
December 3, 2018 – U.S. manufacturers expanded at a faster pace in November as new orders surged, a positive sign for economic growth heading into 2019.
November 16, 2018 – Canadian manufacturing sales edged up 0.2 per cent in September to $58.5 billion, led by gains in the transportation equipment industry, Statistics Canada said Friday.
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