News Manufacturing Economy General
June 25, 2020  

Trade confidence plunges, pandemic drives EDC index to an all time low

Almost three-quarters of survey respondents said the pandemic has had a negative impact on their sales.

News Manufacturing Economy General
June 18, 2020  

EDC predicts 20% drop in exports before rebounding in 2021

Automotive, aerospace and energy big contributors to the 2020 drop.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 18, 2020  

Federal aid for oil sector still in development, three months later

Business Development Bank of Canada and EDC are getting the terms of the loan programs together.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 12, 2020  

More financial support for businesses navigating COVID-19 crisis

Expanded Business Credit Availability Program supported by Export Development Canada.  

News Manufacturing General
April 21, 2020  

Scotiabank launches EDC Business Credit Availability Program

The EDC BCAP is structured as a one-year operating credit or cash flow term loan of up to $6.25 million, with 80% guaranteed by EDC

News Manufacturing General
March 19, 2020  

Doing business in the time of COVID-19: EDC

The challenge to the global economy and Canadian exporters depends on the severity and longevity of COVID-19.

News Manufacturing General
September 3, 2019  

EDC invests $10M into manufacturer of wastewater technology

APG-Neuros’ high-speed wastewater turbo blowers reduce energy consumption.

News Government General
August 14, 2019  

EDC regrets US$41M loan to back Bombardier sale to Zuma allies

Money helped the Gupta family, closely connected to former South African president, who face corruption charges.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 2, 2019  

Conservatives, if elected, would work to restore ties with Saudi Arabia

Would focus on improving commercial ties and by offering more aid, development and refugee support in the Gulf region.

News Construction Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 8, 2019  

EDC loans cleantech firm $5.9M to help drive its growth

Geosynthetics market worth more than $260 billion by 2023 fuelled by growing number of infrastructure projects in developing economies.

News Manufacturing General
May 28, 2019  

EDC chief economist Peter Hall headlining EMC conference

Keynote at Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium’s event will detail the the Crown agency’s Global Export Forecast.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 1, 2019  

New EDC human rights policy lacks power, say workers and watchdogs

Nothing in the new policy is compulsory or binding on the agency or any of its corporate clients.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 3, 2019  

EDC investigating claim it backed SNC-Lavalin on corrupt Angola deal [UPDATED]

Crown agency said it would have never knowingly taken part in any deal involving bribery or corruption.

News Manufacturing Economy General
February 19, 2019  

EDC webinar helps you connect with new export customers

Industry experts will provide insight, tools and tips on how to connect with the resources you need.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
January 28, 2019  

New policy says Export Development Canada is off coal investment

It means no funding for any international project that involves thermal coal.

News Manufacturing General
August 15, 2018  

Women-owned businesses generate $68,000 less revenue than men’s: survey

Lack of access to capital is one of the biggest challenges for women entrepreneurs.

News Manufacturing General
July 16, 2018  

No quick fix for Canadian trade diversification

Most exporters are small with few resources for capacity building or market expansion.

News Manufacturing General
April 30, 2018  

Federal auditor’s report flags assessment risks at EDC

Crown Corp. has yet to implement a framework first recommended in a 2009 audit.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing General
April 25, 2018  

One year since new softwood duties, Canadian industry doing fine

Predictions of widespread job loss and mill closures haven’t materialized.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 5, 2018  

New development finance institution will target poorest countries: Lamontagne

But traditional aid agencies say investors won’t have the stomach to invest in war-torn, disaster-ridden countries.

Feature Government Manufacturing General Operations Production Sustainability
February 20, 2016  

EDC boosts green bonds

$300 million supports cleantech development.

Event Manufacturing General
May 4, 2015  

Expand in the USA

This conference, presented by Bivio Events Inc. in association

Insight Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
January 29, 2015  

Auto sector revival

There are signs of life for investment.

Feature Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Production
August 24, 2014  

Mind the curve

There are new challenges, but automotive opportunities are plentiful.