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Manufacturing Sales Rise to Record $53.7 billion in July

Posted September 16, 2014

Under Economic Issues

(CBC News)

Manufacturing sales rose 2.5 per cent to hit an all-time monthly record of $53.7 billion in July, beating the old record that had been set six years ago, before the recession began.

The July gain was mainly due to higher sales in the transportation equipment and primary metals industries, the data agency said. Read more here.