Monthly sales of primary metals fell in Canada during May, helping contribute to an overall decline in manufacturing after seven months of consecutively increasing sales.
Kallanish learns from Statistics Canada's monthly manufacturing survey that primary metal sales fell by 4.1% during May to CAD 6.3 billion ($4.8 billion) as a result of falling prices for many metals, including steel.
According to the update, primary metal prices continue to be imp…
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