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News Government Manufacturing Economy General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
April 21, 2021  

“Tools but no toolbox”: BC manufacturers look for manufacturing strategy

According to CME, over the course of the pandemic,

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
April 21, 2021  

CME calls on Federal Government to support manufacturing sector

Dennis Darby, President and CEO, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters,

News Government Manufacturing General Health & Safety
April 7, 2021  

CME calls for priority vaccination of manufacturing workers in Ontario

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is urging the Government

News Manufacturing General
December 2, 2020  

Eight in 10 Canadian manufacturers face skills shortage: CME

Pandemic, COVID-19 government relief, health concerns, family responsibilities add to the problem.

News Manufacturing General
November 9, 2020  

CME calls for stabilizing the trade relationship with Biden’s America

Calls for a competitive business environment that includes important investment tax measures.

News Manufacturing Economy General
November 3, 2020  

Ontario promotes province-made products with CME directory

SupportOntarioMade.ca has more than 4,600 products from 1,200 local manufacturers.

Insight Manufacturing Economy General
September 3, 2020  

How we can climb out of the pandemic hole

Two manufacturing groups offer recommendations for action.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 22, 2020  

CME launches three-phase strategy to drive economic recovery

Calls for a Made in Canada promotion campaign, further leveraging of government procurement and infrastructure spending, a national manufacturing strategy.

News Manufacturing Economy General Production
May 27, 2020  

Manufacturers’ output down, expected to last months yet: CME

Half of survey respondents say production is down between 25% and 50%, more than 50% for a quarter of companies.

Feature Manufacturing General
April 23, 2020  

Business not as usual: Pandemic tests risk plans, production flexibility

Analyze the potential impact on your business, implement crisis management and talk to your lender.

News Manufacturing Economy General
April 6, 2020  

Canadian Chamber, StatCan creating massive business conditions survey

Will be in the field this week and collect data on how businesses are currently coping with COVID-19.

Feature Manufacturing General
March 17, 2020  

Wanted: skilled workers, shortage hampers business competitiveness

CME survey shows 85% of companies are having trouble filling job vacancies.

News Manufacturing General
March 11, 2020  

Feds invest $5.2M in CME tech program

Up to 175 manufacturers in southern Ontario will be provided with technology assessments.

Insight Manufacturing General Technology
March 10, 2020  

Industry 4.0 and the future of manufacturing

CME says there are some barriers the federal government can help clear.

Insight Manufacturing General
December 16, 2019  

The skills shortage and jobs for women

How do we get more ladies and others interested in manufacturing?

News Manufacturing Economy General
October 21, 2019  

Skills shortage hampers manufacturers’ competitiveness: CME

Survey shows 85% of companies from across Canada are having trouble filling job vacancies.

Event Manufacturing General
September 20, 2019  

CME Annual Conference 2019

Theme: We help manufacturers grow! Conference will focus on

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 18, 2019  

Death by 1,000 cuts: Confront your local candidates

Your chance to confront candidates about policies that drive away investment.

News Manufacturing General
August 22, 2019  

Help CME develop a plan to solve the labour and skills shortage

Take a few minutes to fill out the Canadian Manufacturing Workforce Survey.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 15, 2019  

Trump signs order to make US-made goods more American

Will gradually boost the percentage of US components for qualifying American-made products from 50% to 75%.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 20, 2019  

Budget 2019: What’s in it for Canadian manufacturers

Some of the key measures with pros and cons from key industry associations.

Event Manufacturing General
September 14, 2018  

2018 CME Annual General Meeting & Manufacturing Conference

Presented by Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME), the Advancing

News Manufacturing Economy General
September 13, 2018  

Help build a strong business environment for manufacturers

Fill out the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters Management Issues Survey.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 20, 2018  

Canada needs tax reform, not tinkering

A response is needed to US policies that have reduced personal and business-related taxes.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 9, 2018  

CME launches Manufacturing Matters campaign as Ontario election begins

Calls for a provincial strategy that lowers competitive barriers, increases investment and jobs.

Feature Manufacturing General
March 5, 2018  

Hire more women: A solution to the skills shortage challenge

A CME report discusses the under-representation of women in manufacturing and what to do about it

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 28, 2018  

With billions in new fiscal room, budget goes for investments over balance

Forecasting $18.1-billion shortfall for 2018-19 that will gradually shrink to $12.3 billion in 2022-23.

News Manufacturing General
October 25, 2017  

More training for women needed to reduce gender gap in manufacturing: CME

Report says women account for only 28% of manufacturing jobs and just 4.5% of skilled trades.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 2, 2017  

More warnings over tax proposals as public consultation closes

CME calls the changes “significant but flawed piecemeal amendments.”

News Manufacturing General
September 11, 2017  

More women needed in Canadian manufacturing: Take/forward this survey!

CME Industrie 2030 study aims to identify challenges that impede women-led manufacturing firms.

News Manufacturing Economy General
July 24, 2017  

CME outlines priorities for impending NAFTA renegotiations

Report offers specific recommendations based on feedback from manufacturers.

News Manufacturing General
May 1, 2017  

Concerned about how rejigging NAFTA will affect your business?

CME wants to hear from you as it sets policy and advocacy efforts with the feds.