In 2020, we’ve seen the steepest year-over-year rise in public debt-to-GDP ratios in recent history.
Commodity prices can impact exporting, world trade and your business, but you can stay abreast of prices and other indicators with this at-a-glance report.
Keep track of the international markets that matter to your business. Get the latest financial and macroeconomic information for both developed and emerging markets.
New chapter in Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement outlines rules for digital trade.
Traditionally, Fluid mainly specialized in producing environmentally responsible, advanced chemical systems for a variety of uses within the oil and gas sector. Now they are also producing hand sanitizer.
See how COVID-19 impacted the SaaS sector and what indicators show for the future.
Canadian sectors, like retailing and international trade, look positively V-shaped, and give hope that the rest of the economy might soon follow.
COVID-19 has closed the doors of many retail stores, but it opened a huge window to online opportunities
When economies falter, what brings them back up again?
Learn how to manage digital risk and grow your business with confidence
Trade expert highlights key changes to new Canada-U.S.-Mexico Agreement
An overview of the new rules of origin and origin certification
A proactive approach now can ensure a stronger cash flow position in the future.
COVID-19 may boost mechanization of production. Are we ready?
Food producers, like all other industries, have been hugely affected.
Ecopia is a Toronto-based tech company that uses artificial intelligence to make maps of the world.
Doing business in Mexico: Learn a little Spanish, embrace the country and opt for face-to-face meetings.
The world is abuzz over gold’s recent rally to a record high of US$2,000 and beyond.
EDC trade advisor Emiliano Introcaso explains four rules pertaining to the delivery of exported goods.
Dated numbers are still telling scary stories. As such, it’s best to look at the details for signs of true recovery. Things are moving so quickly and radically that the details are more important than ever.
Cash-flow conservation and management practices can help your company navigate the COVID-19 economy.
As we wrestle with COVID-19, is international trade back up, backing up, or is there a backup in capacity that’s stalling things?
COVID-19 evolved how entrepreneurs and executives think of change
We are committed to supporting you through this pandemic with expert knowledge and financial services.
Mondetta has become one of Canada’s major suppliers of medical Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
How is Canada weathering the pandemic? Check out EDC’s new Canadian Economic Recovery Tracker.
Experts share key information about the new rules of trade.
Knowing where the components that go into your product come from can have a huge effect on how and where you sell your goods.
EDC’S Top 10 Global Risks identifies the uncertainties facing Canadian businesses
EDC’s Economics team identifies the political and economic challenges facing Canadian businesses, including the impact of COVID-19, global protectionism, U.S. isolationism and sweeping social unrest.
Despite significant challenges, Canadian companies are identifying new opportunities, domestically and internationally, and investing in online capabilities to beef up sales.
The ATA Carnet program allows businesses to bring samples and exhibits through customs duty-free.
EDC trade advisor, Emiliano Introcaso, highlights the exporter’s responsibilities with Incoterms 2020’s Group C rules.
We need to change mindsets and put the proper framework in place to help more women entrepreneurs take on the world.
Is the fledgling rebound from COVID-19 lockdowns at risk?
EDC customers share what it’s like running women-owned Indigenous companies in Canada.
E-commerce experts show companies how to survive and thrive in the COVID-19 economy.
COVID-19 has forced Atlantic Canada’s seafood industry to rethink how they do business.
COVID-19’s economic mayhem has given rise to a wide variety of recovery paths
EDC keen to build lasting partnerships with robust Indigenous business community
As the world grapples with COVID-19 and rapidly shifting economic and political news, Canadian exporters are facing new risks during these uncertain times. EDC’s Global Economic Outlook offers insight on these challenges to help you make better business decisions.
In the 2020 mid-year TCI, the outlook of Canadian exporters fell to its lowest level ever. COVID-19, protectionism, trade tensions and economic concerns all contributed to their declining confidence. Discover the highlights of this insightful survey, including the top markets of interest for exporters.
COVID-19 and rising global protectionism concerns push Canadian trade confidence to all-time low
No more filling out paper forms. Exporters can now electronically declare their shipments leaving Canada.
EDC’s Todd Evans gives an overview of the Indigenous business community in Canada, its unique challenges and how EDC can help.
COVID-19 has generated no winners—only survivors.
A CEO shares lessons learned while creating a new business during the pandemic.
Stepping up to support frontline workers
For Canada, June is looking upbeat.
Two EDC customers share their tips to help women in trade succeed on the world stage.
To avoid losing pre-payments for new machinery, this pottery company decided to insure them.
COVID-19 has been a nasty shock for retailers the world over.
EDC’s Business Connection Program introduces Canadian companies to Mexico retailer, Soriana
The continent is on course for its first recession in 25 years.
Few industries have felt the sting of COVID-19 more than global tourism.
EDC representatives in Atlanta and Chicago share COVID-19 impacts on their markets and outlooks for the future
EDC’s Jennifer Cooke shares insights on how Canadian businesses can manage cash flow during the pandemic
EDC Research Panel survey outlines how the pandemic is affecting Canadian companies in domestic and international markets.
The key for FCA is to specify the delivery point in the contract of sale.
Things were looking good for the global automotive sector entering 2020
How markets in Africa have been impacted by COVID-19
COVID-19 is changing a lot of country risk ratings—best to keep an eye on this space.
EDC’s chief representative shares his first-hand account of the market challenges in the Middle East
Front-line workers are facing a global shortage of PPE to fight COVID-19. EDC has joined that fight.
Until official data are posted, surveys are our best view of reality. What does EDC's survey say?
Building a high-performing remote team takes a special skill-set. Here’s how to do it.
When COVID-19 made a promising bank loan fall apart, BCAP and EDC helped get it back on track.
Five ways EDC can provide financial support to those in need
Resources of support for Canadian companies impacted by the pandemic
EDC Economics is in perpetual forecast mode until further notice. Here is our latest Global Economic Outlook.
EDC’s Camilo Bresciani gives an inside look at the economic impacts of COVID-19 on Colombia
EDC’s regional manager shares his first-hand account of the challenges in Peru.
EDC’s regional vice-president gives a first-hand account of the challenges in the U.K.
Technology is key to overcoming COVID-19 disruptions
Currency exchange fluctuation is an even bigger risk during COVID-19. Here’s how to make sure your company comes out on top.
Today’s oil patch woes are inconceivable – and not entirely caused by the virus.
EDC is helping oil and gas companies with cash flow.
The need for business support is universal, but not uniform; some need more than others.
Regional managers gives a first-hand account of the challenges in India due to COVID-19
Oil, gas and cleantech, transportation, manufacturing and service sectors experiencing severe challenges
In global government stimulus programs, there’s an urgent need for speed
10 principles on getting through the COVID crisis from an EDC customer.
Get an inside look at the challenges Southeast Asia facing due to COVID-19.
EDC regional managers give a first-hand account of the challenges in Brazil and Chile
Get an inside look at the challenges China is facing due to COVID-19.
EDC’s Teresa Nizzola gives an inside look at the impacts of COVID-19 on Australia
If consumers aren’t overwhelmed with the huge but temporary decline, they’ll be the motor of a solid recovery.
Tips and resources for your business.
Coronavirus is rocking the world. How much, and for how long?
Frequently asked questions on COVID-19
Seven tips to keep doing business in times of isolation.
How will business investment be affected by the coronavirus?
Canadian exporters need a solid strategy to manage impacts of COVID-19
EDC is here to help Canadian exporters navigate the impact of the coronavirus on their business.
No business is untouched by the Coronavirus; how is this global issue going to play out?
No matter where you are in your export journey, there are challenges to overcome. Here are some of the top resources to help women exporters navigate the trade ecosystem.
Learn how customs brokers can help facilitate trade for Canadian exporters.
There’s a lot of bad risk around; is there any “good” risk in our future?
Despite challenges, CEO Michael Klauck is keeping the door open to “the last big emerging market in the world.”
Discover the potential opportunities and risks for Canadian exporters in Latin America in the latest Country Risk Quarterly.