Jon Joel Senior Manager World Trade Centre Toronto
Fragile global economy leaves little room for error
Keep track of the international markets that matter to your business. Get the latest financial and macroeconomic information for both developed and emerging markets.
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.
Aspin Kemp & Associates: Charting their course to success
Steady support keeps this Indigenous-owned sawmill buzzing in a volatile market.
With surging commodity prices, record inflation and the war in Ukraine, Canadian companies are facing new challenges and potential risks. EDC’s Global Economic Outlook provides insights to help you make better business decisions.
EDC Economics’ keeps close eye on crucial long-term trends
Mining, energy and infrastructure offer opportunities for Canadian companies in Peru
Recent events have brought global food insecurity to crisis levels. But Canada can help.
Fuel your growth with EDC’s Account Performance Security Guarantee (APSG)
EDC Economics unveils its Top 10 global risks
Does Europe’s energy predicament offer an opportunity for Canadian oil and gas?
EDC Economics identifies the challenges facing Canadian companies, including rising inflation, the energy crunch and war in Ukraine.
What past economic downturns reveal about what’s to come
Opportunities abound, but do your homework first
Global economic growth expected to be considerably weaker
Increased global uncertainty dims Canadian exporters’ outlook
The Forum for International Trade Training celebrates 30 years as a global leader in trade education.
Canada is a global leader in clean technology and these five companies are why.
As businesses navigate their way through myriad economic, political and social challenges, our mid-year Trade Confidence Index (TCI) shows Canadian exporters have a gloomier outlook since our December survey. Discover what else is top of mind for them, including their countries of interest when planning to expand overseas.
Jenn Harper, owner of Cheekbone Beauty, donates proceeds from her makeup sales to help Indigenous.
Canada’s cultural sector has potential to boost international sales
A look at the trends and individuals driving growth and innovation for Indigenous businesses.
Paying attention to peripheral vision key to anticipating tail risks
Agri-food, infrastructure and health care are areas of interest for Canadian companies in Brazil.
Conflict heightens economic, social, political country risks
How EDC helped an optical systems consulting company grow internationally.
Energy, agriculture supply disruptions threaten stability of developing markets
The U.K. remains a durable springboard for Canadian companies into the European market.
Entrenched vulnerabilities threaten Canada’s growth potential
War in Ukraine highlights changing global system
Widespread access to capital key to ensuring our continued relevance
With its young population, skyrocketing global growth, Indonesia is an established economic force.
Market offers opportunity for those prepared to take on risk
Post-pandemic labour market tightness sign of things to come
Discover valuable insights in EDC’s Global Economic Outlook
Central bankers walk fine line between inflation, financial market volatility
How to protect your business against disruptions
Canadian entrepreneurs like you learn how to navigate international contracts.
Frequently asked questions about the impacts the Russia-Ukraine conflict is having on global trade
Crisis complicates already difficult policy tradeoffs
Owners of three women-led companies in the food-processing sector give tips for exporting to the U.S.
Current energy transition challenges will create new class of winners
Reflections on EDC’s latest Country Risk Quarterly
How EDC helped this Black-owned business grow internationally
Genecis utilizes bacteria to convert food waste into PHA plast
Supply chain disruptions raise questions around future of offshoring
By reducing energy costs and generating less waste, you can make your supply chain more sustainable.
Trucker blockades at Canada-U.S. borders put added stress on Canadian supply chains.
The movie is done, roll the credits!
As I retire from EDC, a few observations
EDC seeks to encourage and assist Black entrepreneurs to grow their companies by exporting.
Strategies for Canadian exporters
Get ready for sooner, swifter increases
Find out how to make a detailed roadmap to take your business where you want it to go.
The Harmonized System (HS) uses six-digit codes to identify globally traded products.
Business is finding it hard to keep pace
Canadian exporters should continue to monitor the global economic environment
We’re off to a sizzling start, but current constraints remain
For any Canadian business entering a global market, the risks can be daunting. Planning ahead is key.
Challenges aside, Canadian exporters hold bright view of 2022
Growth may be testing capacity limits, but not for all
Current capacity crunch reveals sub-par investment
G2V, a cleantech company revolutionizing the aerospace and food industries with light technology.
The big auto appetite is starved for supply
Why we’re all struggling to surf the economic surge
Westport Fuel Systems drives innovation to power a cleaner tomorrow
New online tool assesses Canadian women’s business readiness
As governments withdraw stimulus, wave of bankruptcies possible
List of top concerns is shifting
Xebec Adsorption helps the world transition to a low-carbon future
Despite rebound in global trade, progress uneven across numerous sectors
Solve urgent export problems with the new Exporter Solutions online tool from TCS.
Learn about Terramera’s cleantech innovations and how EDC helps the company manage risk.
GREENMANTRA is an EDC Cleantech Export Star for 2021. Learn more about this innovative company.
Learn about XpertSea’s cleantech innovations and how EDC helps the company manage risk.
Learn how Quadrogen is developing and exporting innovative cleantech, with help from EDC.
Learn about Mysa’s innovative products and how EDC helped the company go to market and export.
Are there any quick fixes to the labour logjam?
For women looking to expand their business internationally, strategic networks are vital to success.
P&P Optica uses the science of light to keep food out of landfills.
The critical autumn retail season is in trouble
What will consumers do with all that pent-up cash?
Growth surges while pandemic lingers
Find out what questions you need to ask when
Companies are adapting to new realities and creating capacity
Germany, Peru and Vietnam are three markets that offer opportunities for Canadian exporters.
Gloomy economic headlines make for mixed messages
ESG strengthens your business, makes it more resilient and is the right thing to do.
Three case studies show how EDC’s FXG helps companies of all sizes manage currency risk.
Key economic issues of focus as summer winds down
Canadian entrepreneurs like you learn about trade rules and how to start their due diligence.
Wracked with uncertainty, we’re still upbeat
Mechanization is an answer to a lot of the economy’s structural puzzles
Nothing automatic about slower near-term inflation
Advisory boards are made up of experts, who offer insights and knowledge to help grow your business.
Canadian entrepreneurs like you find out how they can tackle their international taxes.
New initiative focuses on furthering the growth of Canadian companies in high-potential export sectors
Despite growing optimism, global recovery uneven