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Alberta manufacturing sales make impressive jump

8/20/2018 – Alberta sales rose 3.7% in June to $6.5 billion. Across the country, StatsCan said sales rose 1.1% to $58.1 billion.

“Manufacturing sales in Alberta rose an impressive 3.7 per cent in June to $6.5 billion, largely driven by higher production of petroleum and coal products following temporary shutdowns in April and May, says Statistics Canada.

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Strong manufacturing growth maintained in July

8/2/2018 (BUSINESS WIRE) – Canadian manufacturers recorded robust rises in output, new orders and employment during July, thereby signalling another marked improvement in overall business conditions across the sector.

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Oil Drives Canada’s Fastest Economic Growth Spurt in a Year

7/31/2018 | Bloomberg.com

Canada’s economy grew at the fastest pace in a year, further evidence of a solid expansion. GDP report shows gains across 19 of 20 industries in May. Oil was a key driver, with non-conventional crude output jumping 5.3 percent as more production came back online after shutdowns.

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Manufacturing shipments reach highest level since 2014

7/23/2018 |  ATB Financial’s Economics + Research Team – In another sign that the 2015-16 recession is behind us, shipments of manufactured goods from Alberta reached the highest total in about three and a half years. Sales rose eight per cent to $6.3 billion in May from April. Compared to May of last year, shipments from Alberta factory floors were up just under 8.5 per cent.

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Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales up 1.4 per cent in May, led by B.C. and Alberta

The Canadian Press – July 17, 2018 – Canadian manufacturing sales bounced back more than expected in May as the gains were led by the chemical, machinery and wood product industries.

Manufacturing sales were up in seven of ten provinces, led by B.C. and Alberta.

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