Studies & Reports
Dec. 15, 2017 - U.S. industrial production rose 0.2 per cent in November due to a rebound in extracting oil and natural gas after a stoppage due to Hurricane Nate.
Dec. 14, 2017 - A new Frost & Sullivan report finds the value of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in the test and measurement (T&M) market is expected to reach $104.8 million by 2022 growing at a compound annual growth rate of 6.7 per cent from 2016.
Dec. 1, 2017 - American factories grew more slowly in November but still appear healthy.
Nov. 29, 2017 - Chinese manufacturing activity improved in November, a survey showed Thursday, adding to signs of a pickup in global and domestic demand.
Nov. 27, 2017 - Alberta’s economy is set to lead the country this year, with robust economic growth of 6.7 per cent. Next year, however, the province will take a back seat to British Columbia, who will emerge once again as the provincial growth leader, according to The Conference Board of Canada’s Provincial Outlook: Autumn 2017.
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.
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