MRO Magazine


  • Manufacturing PMI hits six-year peak in April

    May 19, 2017 by MRO Magazine

    Canadian manufacturers signalled a further upturn in growth momentum in April, with overall business conditions improving at the fastest pace for six years, according to the Markit Canada Manufacturing PMI Report. This reflected a steeper rise in new work and

  • Manufacturing business conditions improve at fastest pace since October 2013

    April 28, 2017 by MRO Magazine

    March data signalled a robust and accelerated improvement in business conditions across the Canadian manufacturing sector, driven by faster rises in production, new orders and employment, according to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers’ Index. Survey respondents widely commented on

  • Strongest manufacturing performance for more than two years

    March 1, 2017 by MRO Magazine

    Canada’s manufacturing sector remained on track to record its fastest quarterly upturn in business conditions since Q4 2014. February data revealed robust and accelerated growth in new order intakes, input buying and production levels. This contributed to a sustained recovery

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    Manufacturing output expands at faster pace in July, PMI

    August 5, 2016 by Rehana Begg

    Canadian manufacturers indicated improvement in business conditions during July, underpinned by modest rises in output, new orders and employment levels. However, there were signs of weaker demand from export markets, as highlighted by a renewed drop in new work from