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December 5, 2017

Canada exports rebounded in October after four-month losing streak

Canada’s trade deficit with the rest of the world shrank significantly in October, as exports rebounded after four straight months of declines. Meanwhile, imports fell to their lowest level in nearly a year.

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December 5, 2017

Export growth stalled in October, potentially dragging down GDP

U.S. trade deficit widened in October largely because of a slowdown in exports and an increase in imports of oil and other foreign goods, which could drag down the country’s growth at the end of 2017.

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December 5, 2017

Despite decline, non-manufacturing sector still on growth path, reports ISM

Even with a mild sequential decline, non-manufacturing activity in November remained strong, according to the new edition of the Non-Manufacturing Report on Business issued today by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM).

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December 5, 2017

APM Terminals backs off from selling facilities at Pipavav Port, JNPT

Port industry sources said that a potential sale of the two facilities was beset by regulatory problems.

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December 4, 2017

IMO launches global technology center network

The Directors of five regional Maritime Technology Cooperation Centres signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish the network with centers in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America and the Pacific.

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