2017 Automotive Technology Mission to China

Events, News & Commentary

Ontario Ministry of International Trade, in cooperation with the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service in China and Automotive Manufacturers’ Association of Canada, is organizing an Automotive Technology Mission to China in September 2017. You are warmly invited to partake in the mission to exhibit in the Ontario Pavilion at 2017 China International Auto Products Expo (CIAPE) …

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Canadian Manufacturing Sales Up 1.1% in April

News & Commentary

Canadian sales rose 1.1 percent to a record high $54.4 billion (US$40.9 billion) in April, mainly due to higher sales in the petroleum and coal products, and primary metal industries. Sales were up in 13 of the 21 industries, representing 62 percent of Canadian manufacturing sales. Once the effects of price changes are taken into consideration, manufacturing sales volumes rose 0.5 percent in …

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CME: Labour Force Survey Analysis – May 2017

News & Commentary

Employment surges ahead on full-time job creation, manufacturing growth After a flat performance in April, the Canadian labour market roared back to life in May, driven by exceptional full-time job gains, young Canadians, and a strong showing in the manufacturing sector. Overall, the Canadian economy added 54,500 net new jobs last month – an increase …

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