MRO Magazine


  • News Industry

    U.S. trade battle with China can favour Canadian retailers

    March 25, 2018 by The Canadian Press

    Montreal – U.S. President Donald Trump’s plan to impose tariffs on up to US$60 billion of Chinese imports could help Canadian retailers by further easing cross-border shopping, even though a full-fledged trade war between the world’s two economic superpowers would

  • News Industry

    Labour Force Survey and International Merchandise Trade

    January 6, 2017 by Rehana Begg

    Canada ends 2016 with a hiring spree and posts an unexpected trade surplus in November, reports The Conference Board of Canada’s Chief Economist Craig Alexander. “Canada experienced an unexpected hiring spree of full-time jobs in December and delivered strong export

  • Market Analysis: U.S. construction equipment exports down 25 per cent

    November 30, 2016 by Rehana Begg

    Milwaukee – Exports of U.S.-made construction equipment fell 25 per cent overall for the first three quarters of 2016 compared to 2015 January – September, for a total $8.2 billion shipped to global markets. All world regions were in decline

  • News Industry

    Canadian economic growth rebounds in third quarter

    November 30, 2016 by Rehana Begg

    Ottawa – The Conference Board of Canada’s Chief Economist Craig Alexander offers the following insights on the third quarter GDP announcement: “The Canadian economy rebounded in the third quarter and this sets the stage for economic growth to accelerate from