13 April 2016 Monetary Policy Report - April 2016Canada’s economy is projected to grow by 1.7 per cent in 2016 and return to potential next year as complex adjustments continue.
1 April 2016 Business Outlook Survey - Spring 2016Business sentiment in the spring Business Outlook Survey improved but remains subdued overall. The positive impetus coming from sustained foreign demand continues to be largely offset by the persistent drag and spillovers from the oil price shock.
1 April 2016 Senior Loan Officer Survey - First-Quarter 2016The survey results suggest that overall business-lending conditions continued to tighten slightly, on balance, during the first quarter of 2016.
24 March 2016 Annual Report 2015The Annual Report provides an account of the Bank’s management, activities and achievements in 2015; it includes the financial statements and a message from Governor Stephen S. Poloz.
20 January 2016 Monetary Policy Report - January 2016Growth in Canada’s economy is expected to reach 1.4 per cent this year and accelerate to 2.4 per cent in 2017.
U.S. retail food price increases in recent years may seem large in nominal terms, but after adjusting for inflation have been quite modest even after the change in U.S. biofuel policies in 2006. In contrast, increases in the real prices of corn, soybeans, wheat and rice received by U.S. farmers have been more substantial and can be linked in part to increases in the real price of oil.