1.1 Canada Manufacturing December 2012 Sales
- Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales fell 3.1 per cent in December to $48 billion, the largest decline since May 2009 and worse than expected. It says about half of the decrease reflected lower sales in the transportation equipment industry, while sales were also down in the chemical, petroleum and coal product as well as the fabricated metal product industries. www.canadianmanfucturing.com
1.2 World Steel Production...