Friday, May 17, 2013
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Consumer Price Index, April 2013
Consumer prices rose 0.4% in the 12 months to April, following a 1.0% increase in March. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the Consumer Price Index decreased 0.4% in April, after posting no change in March.
Wholesale trade, March 2013
Wholesale sales advanced by 0.3% in March to $49.1 billion. The increase was mainly due to higher sales in the motor vehicle industry. Since May 2012, wholesale sales have been relatively flat.
Recent releases from The Daily
May 16, 2013
Canada's international transactions in securities, March 2013
Non-resident investors acquired $1.2 billion of Canadian securities in March, led by investment in government bonds. Meanwhile, Canadian investors added $3.8 billion of foreign securities to their holdings, following a $4.3 billion acquisition in February.
May 15, 2013
Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, March 2013
Manufacturing sales edged down 0.3% to $49.5 billion in March, the third decline in four months.
May 10, 2013
Labour Force Survey, April 2013
Following a decline the previous month, employment was little changed in April and the unemployment rate remained at 7.2%.
May 9, 2013
Foreign direct investment, 2012
Canadian direct investment abroad increased 5.5% in 2012, led by growth in the investment position with the United States. The level of foreign direct investment in Canada grew at a similar rate of 5.8%, mainly on higher investment from Europe and the United States.
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