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The Daily


Friday, February 29, 2008


Released at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time

Canada's balance of international payments, fourth quarter 2007
Canada's balance of international payments on current transactions in the fourth quarter of 2007 slipped into its first deficit since 1999 (negative $513 million seasonally adjusted). This was led by a further narrowing of the surplus on goods and a deterioration of the deficit on international travel. On the financial side of the ledger, non-residents' total investments in Canada, led by direct investment takeover activity, exceeded Canadian investments abroad in the fourth quarter.

Industrial product and raw materials price indexes, January 2008
Prices for manufactured products continued moving upward in January, similar to the pace set in December, led by primary metal products and refined petroleum products. Prices for raw materials surged on the strength of rebounding prices for crude oil.

Study: Innovative exporters and intellectual property regimes in selected service industries, 2003

Food services and drinking places, December 2007 

Computer and peripherals price indexes, January 2008

Commercial Software Price Index, January 2008 

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