The Daily Thursday, May 17, 2018
Canada’s international transactions in securities, March 2018
Foreign investment in Canadian securities amounted to $6.1 billion in March, led by acquisitions of money market instruments. At the same time, Canadian investors reduced their holdings of foreign securities by $1.9 billion, the first divestment in four months.
Aircraft movement statistics: Major airports – Annual report, 2017
Aircraft take-offs and landings at the 91 Canadian airports with NAV CANADA air traffic control towers and flight service stations totalled 5.6 million movements in 2017, an increase of 1.7% compared with 2016.
Annual telecommunications statistics, 2016
In 2016, operating revenues for the telecommunications industry rose 1.0% over 2015 to $60.9 billion. At the same time, operating expenses increased 1.4% to $47.6 billion. As a result, the industry generated a 21.8% operating profit margin.
Stocks of frozen and chilled meats, April 1, 2018
Stocks of frozen and chilled meats in cold storage totalled 150 219 tonnes as of April 1, 2018, up 22.3% from the same month a year earlier.
Asphalt roofing, March 2018
Shipments of asphalt shingles totalled 4.0 million metric bundles in March, up 23.2% from the previous month. Compared with March 2017, shipments were 5.2% lower.
Aviation: “Annual Aircraft Movements: Major airports – NAV CANADA Towers and Flight Service Stations, 2017”, Vol. 50, no. 8
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