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Friday, September 22, 2017

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Prices and price indexes

Consumer Price Index, August 2017

The Consumer Price Index rose 1.4% on a year-over-year basis in August, following a 1.2% increase in July. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the Consumer Price Index was up 0.2% in August, matching the increase in July.

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Architectural, Engineering and Related Services Price Index, second quarter 2017

The Architectural, Engineering and Related Services Price Index (AESPI) rose by 0.4% in the second quarter, following a 0.1% increase in the first quarter.

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Retail and wholesale

Retail trade, July 2017

Retail sales rose 0.4% to $49.1 billion in July. Higher sales at motor vehicle and parts dealers and food and beverage stores were the main contributors to the gain.

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Natural gas transmission, storage and distribution, July 2017

Natural gas transmission pipelines received 536.8 million gigajoules of natural gas from fields, gathering systems and plants in July, up 3.2% from the same month in 2016. Six provinces posted receipts, with Alberta (75.1%) and British Columbia (22.5%) holding the majority.

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International trade

StatCan Blog: Trade costs, borders and economic integration,

This month, the StatCan Blog turns over the writer's chair to one of the agency's researchers, Mark Brown, a chief in the Economic Analysis Division. His blog examines the impact of trade costs, such as marketing, transportation and regulatory requirements, on domestic and international trade in Canada.

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New products

The Consumer Price Index, August 2017, Vol. 96, no. 8

Catalogue number Catalogue number62-001-X (HTML | PDF)

New studies and articles

Prices Analytical Series: "Shelter in the Canadian CPI: An overview", No. 1

Catalogue number Catalogue number62F0014M2017001 (HTML | PDF)

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