Wholesale sales in Canada increased 1.7 percent from a month earlier in July 2019, after an upwardly revised 0.7 percent gain in the previous month and beating market expectations of a 0.1 percent fall. Sales went up in the personal & household goods subsector (4.7 percent), mainly boosted by the pharmaceuticals & pharmacy supplies industry (7.3 percent); motor vehicle & motor vehicle parts and accessories (4 percent), namely motor vehicle (4.8 percent); miscellaneous (3.6 percent) and food, beverage & tobacco (0.8 percent). On the other hand, sales dropped in the machinery, equipment & supplies (-1.1 percent); building material & supplies (-0.2 percent) and farm product (-0.2 percent) subsectors. On a yearly basis, wholesale sales advanced 3.4 percent. Wholesale Sales in Canada averaged 0.44 percent from 1993 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 6.90 percent in September of 2003 and a record low of -5.30 percent in August of 2003.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-25 12:30 PM Wholesale Sales MoM Apr 1.7% 1.4% 0.2%
2019-07-22 12:30 PM Wholesale Sales MoM May -1.8% 1.6% 0.5% 0.4%
2019-08-22 12:30 PM Wholesale Sales MoM Jun 0.6% -1.9% 0.3% 0.7%
2019-09-23 12:30 PM Wholesale Sales MoM Jul 1.7% 0.7% -0.1% 0.4%
2019-10-23 12:30 PM Wholesale Sales MoM Aug 1.7% 0.4% 0.3%


Canada Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 48.70 60.60 75.00 36.10 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 51.00 49.10 57.10 47.50 [+]
Industrial Production -1.12 1.34 10.26 -14.52 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom -0.84 -0.68 3.33 -3.50 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -1.15 -0.24 11.77 -17.31 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 83.30 81.10 87.30 72.70 percent [+]
New Orders 58336054.00 55797950.00 63214073.00 14816411.00 CAD THO [+]
Changes in Inventories 14022.00 19546.00 24252.00 -21563.00 CAD Million [+]
Bankruptcies 177.00 250.00 872.00 177.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 90428.00 84357.00 97553.00 -758.00 CAD Million [+]
Car Registrations 186107.00 177238.00 220436.00 19807.00 Units [+]
Leading Economic Index 0.00 0.20 1.20 -1.40 percent [+]
Internet Speed 16205.66 14855.09 16205.66 3293.95 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 15582991.00 15135509.00 15582991.00 8092964.00 IP [+]
Wholesale Sales 1.70 0.70 6.90 -5.30 percent [+]
Steel Production 1060.00 1120.00 1534.00 349.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production -4.36 0.30 23.15 -16.41 percent [+]
Manufacturing Sales 0.80 -1.30 6.60 -9.20 percent [+]
Competitiveness Index 79.59 79.92 80.00 5.20 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 14.00 12.00 15.00 9.00 [+]
Corruption Index 81.00 82.00 92.00 81.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 9.00 8.00 14.00 5.00 [+]
Crude Oil Rigs 132.00 142.00 715.00 32.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 22.00 18.00 22.00 8.00 [+]


Canada Wholesale Sales MoM

The Monthly Wholesale Trade Survey presents estimates of monthly sales for wholesale merchants in Canada, providing information on the performance of the wholesale trade sector as an important indicator of the health of the Canadian economy. In addition, the business community uses the data to analyse market performance. This page provides - Canada Wholesale Sales MoM- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada Wholesale Sales MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.70 0.70 6.90 -5.30 1993 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Canada 1.70 Jul/19


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