Capacity Utilization in Canada is expected to be 85.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Capacity Utilization in Canada to stand at 85.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Canada Capacity Utilization is projected to trend around 83.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Canada Business Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Business Confidence 61.8 59 60 58 57 52
Manufacturing PMI 53.9 55 55.4 54.29 54.9 52
Industrial Production 3.04 1.9 2.52 4.1 2.7 0.9
Industrial Production Mom 0.65 0.7 0.13 0.12 0.12 0.5
Manufacturing Production 2.82 0.9 3.1 3.15 3.12 0.7
Capacity Utilization 85.5 85 85.2 85 84 83
New Orders 58830069 58945983 58899404 58912593 58906471 58908149
Changes in Inventories 14112 10016 8984 8447 8219 8248
Bankruptcies 209 217 214 215 215 215
Corporate Profits 76692 64200 77455 77314 77625 70100
Car Registrations 177825 165846 175145 175414 171524 173124
Leading Economic Index 0.1 0.1 0 0.2 -0.1 0.2
Internet Speed 16206 19635 20107 20573 21035 24998
IP Addresses 15582991 16349225 16540539 16644885 16715889 17626330
Steel Production 1120 1091 1090 1089 1088 1087
Mining Production 4.47 1 4.51 4.51 4.51 1.3
Competitiveness Index 79.92 80.42 80.42 80.42 80.42 82.92
Competitiveness Rank 12 12 12 12 12 12
Corruption Index 82 82 82 82 82 82
Corruption Rank 8 8 8 8 8 8
Ease of Doing Business 22 20 22 21 20 14