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News Government Manufacturing Metals General
September 11, 2018  

Canadian decision within weeks on steel safeguards: Bains

Government is looking at feedback from recent consultations on how to protect the industry from the risk of cheap steel imports.

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August 30, 2018  

Canada’s economy surges in second quarter on higher exports: StatCan

Economy rocketed to an annualized pace of 2.9 per cent in the period from April 1 through June 30.

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August 22, 2018  

Statistics Canada says retail sales fell 0.2 per cent to $50.7B in June

Economists had expected an increase of 0.1 per cent in June.

News Construction Government Manufacturing Metals General
August 14, 2018  

Feds to launch talks on safeguards to keep steel from flooding into Canada

Consultation period on safeguards will last for 15 days, decision will follow in a few weeks.

News Manufacturing Metals General
July 30, 2018  

US firms seeking Trump’s steel tariff waiver face a backlash

Companies risk being forced out of business if not excused from the 25% tariff.

News Aerospace Automotive Chemicals Construction Electronics Energy Food & Beverage Forestry Government Manufacturing Metals Minerals Oil & Gas Pulp & Paper Transportation Economy General
July 23, 2018  

Canada’s wholesale sales rise 1.2% in May: Statistics Canada

Construction materials show strength, automotive and supplies fall.

News Government Manufacturing Metals Economy General
June 21, 2018  

US lawmakers rip Trump tariffs enacted in name of national security

Companies are feeling the fallout of higher metals prices and trade retaliation.

News Manufacturing Metals General
June 13, 2018  

US steel tariffs prompt ADF to impose work sharing at Quebec plant

Employees at its Terrebonne plant have seen their working hours cut 40% to 60%.

News Manufacturing Metals General
June 11, 2018  

Quebec offers $100M to smaller processors affected by US aluminum, steel tariffs

US customers have already warned they’ll not pay the extra bill from the surtax.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
June 7, 2018  

Trudeau, Macron brace for Trump ahead of G7 with meeting in Ottawa

The two talked strategy on how to handle the unpredictable US prez.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
June 6, 2018  

Scheer rejects one-on-one trade talks with US as long as NAFTA can be saved

Conservative Opposition leader expresses support, but says Trudeau can do more on trade file.

News Aerospace Automotive Chemicals Construction Electronics Energy Food & Beverage Forestry Government Manufacturing Metals Minerals Oil & Gas Pulp & Paper Transportation Economy General
June 6, 2018  

Statistics Canada says trade deficit narrowed to $1.9B in April

Canadian exporters in for a rough ride, says TD.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
June 4, 2018  

Ottawa studying impact of steel, aluminum tariffs before supporting industry

Feds say they will work with provinces on issue.

News Government Metals General
June 4, 2018  

Trump, dairy farmers broaden attacks on Liberals as speedy metal tariffs urged

PM wants 30-day consultation period before enacting $16.6-billion tariff package.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
May 31, 2018  

Canada responds to U.S. steel, aluminum tariffs with ‘countermeasures’ of its own

Feds enforcing $16.6 billion in tariffs on U.S. imports, to go into effect July 1.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
May 31, 2018  

US imposing steel and aluminium tariffs on Canada, Mexico, Ross says

Duties of 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum to be enforced for Canada, Mexico and the European Union June 1 at midnight.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
May 31, 2018  

Freeland back in Ottawa, but full court press on US tariffs, trade continues

Foreign Affairs minister tells steel industry: we’ve got your back.

News Automotive Government Metals General
May 30, 2018  

Europe expects to be hit by US tariffs on steel and aluminum

EU has threatened retaliatory tariffs.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
May 14, 2018  

Trudeau pledges $60M for smelter, declares byelection in riding days later

Several cabinet ministers, Liberal MPs have also visited Chicoutimi-Le Fjord to distribute millions of dollars in funding to local businesses.

Event Manufacturing Metals Technology
May 11, 2018  

FABTECH 2018

North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing

Event Manufacturing Metals General
May 11, 2018  

FABTECH Canada 2018

Trade show for the Canadian metal working industry that

Event Manufacturing Metals General Technology
May 11, 2018  

International Manufacturing Technology Show 2018

International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS 2018) will be the

News Manufacturing Metals General
May 2, 2018  

Stelco says higher steel demand fuels Q1 volume and price growth

Revenue up 7% , but short of analyst expectations of $510 million.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
May 1, 2018  

US delays steel, aluminum levies another month to June 1

Objective of limiting imports is to keep out excess Chinese supply that has depressed global prices.

News Manufacturing Metals General
April 30, 2018  

Rio Tinto Alcan fined $100,000 for chemical release in Saguenay River

Pleaded guilty to violating a subsection of the Fisheries Act.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
April 24, 2018  

Aimed at China, Trump’s tariffs are hitting closer to home

More than 2,400 applications from companies in ‘America First’ communities seeking waivers.

News Manufacturing Metals General
April 18, 2018  

US manufacturers seek relief from steel and aluminum tariffs

Nearly 2,200 companies are asking the Commerce Department for exemptions.

News Manufacturing Metals General
April 12, 2018  

ADF Group reports $7.2M loss in latest financial year, revenue up

Results impacted by change to the US federal tax rates and the write-off of deferred income tax assets.

News Chemicals Manufacturing Metals General
April 3, 2018  

Government, US Steel reach consent decree over chemical spill

Discharge contained hexavalent chromium, a toxic heavy metal that might be carcinogenic if ingested.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
March 14, 2018  

Trudeau applauds united front in battle against US steel, aluminum tariffs

Emphasized Canada and US economies would suffer from trade restrictions.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
March 14, 2018  

Ending tariff exemptions for Canadian steel would hurt US economy: Trudeau

Measures in place to prevent too cheap steel and aluminum from using Canada as a back door to the US.

News Manufacturing Metals General
March 12, 2018  

China shrinks steel industry slowly, drawing Western ire

American and European anger targets a flood of low-cost exports that is double the volume of second-place Japan.