Manufacturers note rising input costs, often for items hit with new tariffs in the trade war.
Canadian economic growth showing signs of re-emerging after it nearly stalled in late 2018 and early 2019.
Fed may be signalling its resolve to keep raising rates.
US experienced a 4.1 per cent annual growth rate in Q2 2018, but economists warn it’s unsustainable.
Foresees four rate hikes this year, up from the three it had previously forecast.