Studies & Reports
September 14, 2018 - U.S. industrial production rose by a healthy 0.4 per cent in August, boosted by gains in the production of autos, oil and natural gas.
September 7, 2018 - The economy lost 51,600 jobs last month in a decrease that drove up the unemployment rate and essentially wiped out a big gain in July, Statistics Canada said Friday.
August 16, 2018 - Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales rose more than expected in June, boosted by the petroleum and coal product industry.
August 15, 2018 - U.S. manufacturing output rose a solid 0.3 per cent last month, led by increased production of cars, electronics, and appliances.
July 31, 2018 - China's manufacturing decelerated in July as exports and domestic demand weakened, adding to challenges for Beijing amid rising trade tension with Washington.
July 31, 2018 – Statistics Canada says the Canadian economy grew by 0.5 per cent in May amid solid growth in both domestic and export-oriented sectors.
Jul. 17, 2018 - Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales increased 1.4 per cent to $57.1 billion in May.
Jul. 17, 2018 - U.S. industrial production rebounded last month after being dragged down in May by a fire at an auto parts plant.
Jul. 9, 2018 - After waiting for half a year, Stephen Poloz appears ready to get back on his rate-hiking path this week.
Jun. 29, 2018 - The Bank of Canada’s quarterly business outlook survey signalled widespread business optimism with sales outlooks remaining robust, supported by strong foreign and domestic demand.
Jun. 18, 2018 - U.S. industrial production slipped 0.1 per cent in May, primarily dragged by a drop in manufacturing caused by a major fire at a parts supplier for trucks.
Jun. 18, 2018 - Canadian manufacturing sales unexpectedly fell in April as sales in the petroleum and coal products and transportation equipment industries dropped.
Jun. 5, 2018 - The British economy appears to be bouncing back following a period of near-stagnation that had reinforced fears about the impact of Brexit, surveys indicated Tuesday.
Jun 3, 2018 - Another month of strong hiring drove the nation’s unemployment rate down to 3.8 per cent — tantalizingly close to the level last seen in 1969, when Detroit still dominated the auto industry and the Vietnam War was raging.
Jun. 1, 2018 - U.S. manufacturers expanded at a faster pace last month, another sign of strength for American industry.
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