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Manufacturing Helps Boost Economic Growth in November: StatsCan

(Canadian Press)

Statistics Canada says the economy grew 0.4 per cent in November, helped by strength in the manufacturing sector.

The results matched the expectations of economists polled by Thomson Reuters.

Statistics Canada says the increase in real gross domestic product came as goods-producing industries rose 0.8 per cent boosted by the manufacturing sector and mining, quarrying and oil and gas extraction. Click here to read more.