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News Food & Beverage Transportation Economy
January 19, 2022  

Cargo ticks up along St. Lawrence Seaway, despite grain decreases

MONTREAL – The non-profit authority overseeing the St. Lawrence Seaway

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Economy
January 19, 2022  

Food manufacturers start to cut capacity amid labour shortages and supply chain woes

Canada’s food manufacturers are starting to cut capacity and

News Aerospace Automotive Construction Electronics Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 17, 2022  

Ontario launches program to support advanced manufacturers across province

The Ontario government launched the Advanced Manufacturing and Innovation Competitiveness (AMIC)

News Manufacturing Economy General
January 17, 2022  

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales up 2.6% at $63.1 billion in November

OTTAWA – Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales rose 2.6 per

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Health & Safety
January 13, 2022  

Ontario invests in COVID-19 test kits by Norgen Biotek

The Ontario government is supporting a $13-million investment by

News Energy Manufacturing Economy General News
January 12, 2022  

Canada doubles zero-emission bus fleet, adding 307 buses since 2020

CALSTART released its second annual inventory of Canada’s zero-emission bus

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy Health & Safety
January 10, 2022  

Ontario invests in new disinfectant wipes production facility in Barrie

Empack Spraytech Inc.’s $10-million investment in a new disinfectant

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
January 10, 2022  

Arizona’s auto aspirations make for unlikely ally in Canada’s EV tax credit fight

WASHINGTON – From its arid desert climate to its

News Government Manufacturing Economy
January 7, 2022  

US jobless rate sinks to 3.9% as many more people find jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. employers added a modest 199,000

News Manufacturing Economy
January 6, 2022  

Operating conditions continue to improve, but shortages weigh on growth during December: report

According to IHS Markit Canada Manufacturing PMI, the concluding

News Government Economy General Health & Safety
January 3, 2022  

Ontario announces temporary restrictions in response to Omicron variant

In response to recent trends that show increase in

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 17, 2021  

EMC discusses skills and labour shortages at Global Affairs Canada forum

At the invitation of Global Affairs Canada, Jean-Pierre Giroux,

News Government Manufacturing Economy
December 17, 2021  

Biden admin reveals 60 finalists for $1B in economic grants

Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo on Monday is announcing 60

News Automotive Economy General
December 17, 2021  

The rise of electric vehicles quietly powers firms, research in Atlantic Canada

HALIFAX – Pat Ryan’s recent advances into the electric-vehicle

News Manufacturing Economy
December 17, 2021  

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales up 4.3 per cent in October

OTTAWA – Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales rose 4.3 per

News Manufacturing Business Operations Economy
December 16, 2021  

Qmerit expands operations into Canada

Qmerit is expanding its operations into Canada to help accelerate the transition

News Government Business Operations Economy
December 14, 2021  

Ontario creates Council on U.S. Trade and Industry Competitiveness

The Ontario government announced the creation of the Premier’s

News Manufacturing Economy General
December 8, 2021  

Statistics Canada says the merchandise trade surplus in October grew to $2.1B

OTTAWA – Canada’s merchandise trade surplus increased to $2.1

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 8, 2021  

Canada’s Semiconductor Council releases action plan that aims to build chip-fuelled economy by 2050

Canada’s Semiconductor Council released the Roadmap to 2050: Canada’s Semiconductor

News Automotive Government Economy General
December 8, 2021  

Ontario expands partnership with auto industry

The Ontario government is investing $12 million in auto

News Automotive Economy General
December 7, 2021  

ElectraMeccanica announces delivery of 42 SOLO EVs

ElectraMeccanica Vehicles Corp. announced it has delivered a total of

News Manufacturing Economy
December 7, 2021  

Backlogs build as CN trains start to roll again after B.C. tracks repaired

MONTREAL – Amid growing backlogs, Canadian National Railway Co.

News Oil & Gas Economy
December 7, 2021  

From bust to boom: N.L. oil workers finding new careers in province’s tech sector

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – Adam Lichter says he spent

News Government Manufacturing Economy
December 3, 2021  

US government sues to block $40 billion Nvidia Arm chip deal

(AP) The Federal Trade Commission on Thursday sued to

News Energy Manufacturing Economy
December 3, 2021  

Energy secretary: Offshore wind brings ‘gust’ of job growth

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – U.S. Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm

News Manufacturing Economy
December 1, 2021  

IHS Markit: rate of growth maintained in November, but supply constraints persist

Latest PMI data continued to reveal a robust expansion

News Manufacturing Economy General
December 1, 2021  

BRP reports $127.7M Q3 profit as supply chain disruptions hurt revenue

VALCOURT, Que. – BRP Inc. beat expectations as it

News Manufacturing Economy General
December 1, 2021  

US manufacturing activity continues growth in November

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) – U.S. manufacturing activity grew at

News Manufacturing Economy General
November 30, 2021  

Most manufacturers facing more acute labour shortage than last year: survey

A new survey of Canadian manufacturers has found 82

News Automotive Government Economy
November 30, 2021  

Electric vehicle chargers coming to Dufferin County

Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Natural Resources, announced an investment

News Manufacturing Economy
November 29, 2021  

Canadian steelmakers embrace ‘green steel’ as carbon taxes set to rise

TORONTO – The steel industry is at a crossroads,

News Aerospace Business Operations Economy
November 26, 2021  

Boeing told its bid to sell fighter jets to Canada did not meet Ottawa’s requirements

OTTAWA – Boeing has been told that its bid to