• The future of productivity 2014 Smart exporting for Canadian companies presented at NIA Luncheon Nov 6-2014

    Posted November 07, 2014
    The future of productivity 2014 Smart exporting for Canadian companies Deloitte has distilled insights from 46 experienced exporters into a three-stage journey toward “smart exporting.”
  • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement

    Posted May 22, 2014
    On March 11, 2014, in Seoul, Prime Mister Stephen Harper and President Park Geun-hye of South Korea announced that Canada and Korea had concluded negotiations on a new free trade agreement.
  • Manufacturing our Future - A Manufacturing Action Plan for Canada

    Posted March 14, 2014
    In response to the trends and challenges outlined in the 2012-13 Management Issues Survey, the Canadian Manufacturing Coalition – led by CME – released an important set of recommendations and necessary steps forward for governments across the country to enact to help ensure a world-class...
  • Oil Sands Manufacturing, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME)

    Posted March 14, 2014
    Extraction from Alberta's oil sands remains a key driver of economic growth and job creation across Canada, but more must be done to accelerate inter-provincial trade, for more on this important topic read the following report by Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) – Canada's largest...
  • The 2012-13 Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) Management Issues Survey

    Posted March 14, 2014
    The 2012-13 Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) Management Issues Survey, conducted in partnership with Food & Consumer Products of Canada (FCPC) and BDO Canada, examines the current and future state of manufacturing in Canada – where it's at, and where it's going over the next 3-5...
  • KPMG Canadian Manufacturing Outlook

    Posted March 14, 2014
    Based on a survey of 173 Canadian manufacturers the KPMG Canadian Manufacturing Outlook discusses the key challenges faced by manufacturing executives, makes comparisons to their global counterparts, and offers valuable suggestions for effective competition on an increasingly global manufacturing...
  • Niagara Manufacturing Study: IPSOS Reid & BDO Analysis

    Posted March 14, 2014
    This project compared and contrasted the BDO Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters 2012-2013 Management Issues Survey with the IPSOS Reid Niagara Economic Development Corporation (NEDC) Determining Industry Needs study. The purpose of this research was to discover similarities and differences...
  • Global Manufacturing Outlook: Fostering Growth Through Innovation

    Posted March 14, 2014
    While macroeconomic uncertainties still abound, global manufacturers are using the low-growth environment to ramp up their innovation activity, increase efficiency, and add value to their offerings simultaneously. KPMG’s report, Global Manufacturing Outlook: Fostering Growth through...