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Knowledge Centre

The global market is in a constant state of change. Our Knowledge Centre helps you stay abreast of the latest trends, developments, opportunities and risks. Find in-depth analysis from our economists and trade experts, free publications and subscriptions with breaking news and best practices, and a comprehensive library filled with trade-related resources.



  • Calendar of Events
    A monthly newsletter with information on our upcoming events such as webinars, live seminars and trade missions. Sent via email every month.

  • The Commodity Tracker
    A weekly table of commodity prices and economic indicators related to activity in commodity markets.

  • Export Performance Monitor
    A monthly publication tracking recent movements in Canadian exports by industry sector and by market.

  • News Release Alerts
    Automatically receive EDC’s news releases, via e-mail, as they are issued.

  • TradeInsights
    Our monthly email newsletter features Trade Talk (see sample) in addition to our market guides, trends, and insights on how to grow your business outside of Canada.

  • Weekly Commentary
    EDC’s Vice-President and Chief Economist, Peter G. Hall, comments on world economic trends. Sent via e-mail every Thursday.

Multimedia Centre

View the list of all available videos

You’ve Lost that Latin Feeling
Weekly Commentary - 16/10/2014
Length: 5:40 min
Annual Public Meeting 2014 Annual Public Meeting 2014
Webinar - 01/05/2014
Length: 41:47 min
Trade Talk Trade Talk
Video series
Length: ~ 3:00-5:00 min per video
Cowater Cowater International
Video - 10/03/2014
Length: 2:24 min
Combating Corruption In International Business Combating Corruption In International Business
Webinar - 26/03/2012
Length: 58:23 min
Media Managing Risk and Cash Flow in International Trade
Video series
Length: ~ 3:00 min per video
The C200 Investment Forum The C200 Investment Forum
Video - 11/10/2012
Length: ~ 1:00-3:00 min per video
Media Who we are – What we do - Corporate Video
Video - 14/06/2012
Length: 4:15 min
Media The Diversification Dividend
Video - 19/05/2011
Length: 5:52 min
Media Seeing the Forest for the Trees
Video - 13/11/2010
Length: 22:21 min

Topical Business Issues

  • Economic Analysis and Research
    Successful Canadian exporters need to have an in-depth understanding of where the market has been and where it is likely to go in the future which is essential to achieving your business objectives.

  • Managing Foreign Exchange Risk
    The fluctuation in exchange rates is one issue that continues to take a bite out of the profits of many Canadian companies.

  • Managing Risk in International Trade
    Our expert insights and advice can help you develop an export policy that strategically manages risk when doing business abroad.

  • Responsible Business
    This page covers a host of Corporate Social Responsibility topics that may affect your business and provides resources on how to handle them.

Success Stories

Economic Analysis and Research


Infographics for Exporters

Visuals that summarize some of the issues top-of- mind to Canadian exporters.

Country Information

Country Information

Detailed information about countries and markets around the world.


Information and tips on export trade and international business and the latest on our products and services.
Weekly Commentary

Calendar of Events

Subscribe to our newsletter to receive information on upcoming events.


Our online magazine for Canadian exporters and investors. Read it. Be it.
Weekly Commentary

Weekly Commentary

Hear from our Chief Economist Peter G. Hall and learn about current global economic trends.

Trade Talk

Current trends. Exporter insights. Expert analysis.
On-demand webinars

On-demand webinars

Catch up on regional, industry and economic trends anytime, anywhere.
Analysis & Research

Analysis & Research

In-depth economic analysis and research on trade-finance issues.
Research Panel

Calling all exporters

Join our Research Panel to share your experiences, and get valuable insights and information.

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