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News Manufacturing Economy General
September 2, 2020  

August another good month for manufacturers: purchasing managers

Canadian PMI shows sharpest improvement in business conditions since August 2018.

News Manufacturing Economy General
July 2, 2020  

Manufacturing PMI hits four-month high in June: IHS

Purchasing managers’ index registered 47.8, up from 40.6 in May.

News Manufacturing Economy General
September 4, 2017  

Momentum slows in August but purchasing managers upbeat

A robust expansion in production fuelled by new business, with a jump in job creation.

News Manufacturing Economy General
January 4, 2017  

Manufacturers end 2016 on a high note: PMI

Led by stronger new order growth, improving demand conditions.

News Manufacturing Economy General
October 3, 2016  

Production volumes close to stagnation: PMI

Purchasing Managers Index shows new orders fall for first time since February.

News Manufacturing Economy General
June 1, 2016  

RBC PMI Index points to sustained manufacturing recovery

But purchasing managers reported growth of new orders slowed in May.

News Manufacturing Economy General
November 3, 2015  

RBC Purchasing Managers’ Index continues decline

Weaker global conditions and ongoing spending cuts in the energy sector to blame.

News Manufacturing General
August 5, 2015  

RBC’s July index shows manufacturing growth

Ontario shows the strongest improvement of four regions.

News Manufacturing Economy General
June 1, 2015  

Manufacturing ‘bleak’, but Ont. a bright spot: RBC

Supply Chain Management Association cites a low Canadian dollar.

News Manufacturing Economy General
May 1, 2015  

China manufacturing barely grows in April

Purchasing managers’ index shows contraction among SMEs.

News Manufacturing Economy General
September 2, 2014  

Manufacturing gains momentum in August: survey

RBC PMI indicates a “robust improvement” in operating conditions.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
January 1, 2013  

China’s manufacturing growth strongest in 18 months

But HSBC survey says export orders are off.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
November 1, 2011  

Manufacturers continue steady growth: RBC-PMI

Manufacturing growth held steady in October despite continuing uncertainty in the global economy, according to the RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index.