Economic Growth in Canada
GDP MoM (Canada)
Canadian GDP Remains on A Declining Trend
Starts Friday, March 29, 2019 at 12:30
Updated Monday, March 25, 2019
The economic growth used to be pretty solid in Canada during Spring and Summer last year. The report released in July showed that the GDP increased by 0.5% a month, but August's report showed a steep dovish turnaround as growth fell flat to 0.0%, lower than expectations which were for a 0.1% increase. We saw some really weak inflation and retail sales numbers from Canada for August, but the GDP increased by 0.1% nonetheless. Since September last year the economy has taken the downhill as we have seen three contraction in the last four months until December. There was a jump in October, but the decline resumed in November and Canada closed last year with GDP on the contraction. Follow us for the live coverage of this event by experienced analysts.
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About GDP MoM (Canada)
Released monthly by Statistics Canada, Canadian GDP (MoM) is a primary metric facing economic output. It is a valuation of all goods and services produced domestically over the previous calendar month.GDP is a crucial measurement of Canada’s economic prowess. Heavily dependent upon the energy, agricultural, and services sectors, Canada is a top 20 global economic power. Short-term trends in GDP (MoM) impact the pricing of the CAD greatly. Growing GDP numbers that are adjusted for inflation are interpreted as bullish, while lagging figures are bearish.