Studies & Reports
Feb. 22, 2018 - German business confidence dropped sharply in February amid increasing concerns about both domestic and international risks.
Feb. 21, 2018 - There are signs that the turmoil in financial markets at the start of February had a negative impact — albeit a short-term one — on the fast-growing 19-country eurozone economy.
Feb. 16, 2018 - Canada’s manufacturing sales in December were $55.5 billion, which was down 0.3 per cent from a revised record high for November, Statistics Canada reported Friday.
Feb. 15, 2018 - U.S. factory output was unchanged in January for the second straight month after three months of healthy gains.
Feb. 7, 2018 - Manufacturing AUTOMATION and the Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) have launched the 2018 Canadian Manufacturing Study survey. The results, to be published in the magazine’s May issue, will provide detailed insights into the manufacturing strategies, methods and technologies in use in Canada, and give readers the opportunity to compare their facility to others across Canada.
Feb. 5, 2018 - A closely monitored assessment of the U.K.’s services sector, by far the main engine of the wider economy, is showing that Brexit uncertainty is starting to bite once again.
Feb. 2, 2018 - The start of 2018 saw a further easing in the rate of expansion of the U.K. manufacturing sector. At 55.3 in January, the seasonally adjusted IHS Markit/CIPS Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) was down further from November’s 51-month high and at its lowest level since June last year. That said, the PMI remained well above its long-run average of 51.7.
Feb. 1, 2018 - American manufacturers expanded again last month, though more slowly than in December.
Jan. 31, 2018 - Strength in manufacturing helped boost economic growth in November as the sector posted its largest monthly increase since February 2014.
Jan. 29, 2018 - The British economy picked up some speed at the end of 2017, which was otherwise a year that saw it slow amid uncertainties over Brexit.
Jan. 23, 2018 - Canadian manufacturing sales hit a record high in November, driven by sales of transportation equipment, petroleum and coal products and the chemical industry, Statistics Canada said Friday.
Jan. 4, 2018 - The 19-country eurozone economy closed out 2017 growing stronger than at any time in nearly seven years and optimism about the year ahead remaining buoyant, according to a closely watched survey Thursday.
Jan. 3, 2018 - U.S. manufacturers expanded at a faster pace in December, boosted by a sharp increase in new orders.
Jan. 3, 2018 - The U.K. manufacturing sector ended 2017 on a positive note. Although December saw rates of expansion in output, new orders and employment slow from November’s highs, growth in all three remained solid and well above long-run trends.
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