Canada Freight Transport and Shipping Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Canada Freight Transport and Shipping Report

Canada Freight Transport and Shipping Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Canada Freight Transport and Shipping Report
Published Aug 20, 2016
58 pages — Published Aug 20, 2016
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Road upgrades such as the widening of a - kilometre section of the Trans-Canada Highway, scheduled to start this year, promote the use of road networks for freight transports and facilitate increased traffic. Airlines in Canada will enjoy lower navigation fees following a decision to drop fees by close to - . ...We forecast road freight to increase by -.- in ---- to ---.-mn tonnes, rail freight by -.- to ---.-mn tonnes, air freight by -.- to ---,--- tonnes and inland waterway freight by -.- to --.-mn tonnes. We expect container traffic at Canada s largest port, Vancouver, to increase by -.- to -.-mn twenty- foot equivalent units (TEUs) in ---- and growth to average at -.- over the medium term (---------), reaching -.-mn TEUs in ----. Total trade real growth in ---- is projected at -.- and to average -.- over the medium term. ...Total trade real growth in ---- is projected at -.- and to average -.- over the medium term. Main trade partners will be the US, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan and the UK. Table: Trade Overview (Canada ---------) ---- ---- ---- ----f ----f ----f ----f ----f Imports, real growth, y-o-y -.-- -.-- -.-- --.-- -.-- -.-- -.-- -.-- Exports, real growth, y-o-y -.-- -.-- -.-- -.-- -.-- -.-- -.-- -.--

...Manufactured goods exports are poised to grow from ---- s USD---.--bn to US---.--bn by the end of our forecast period in ----. Meanwhile, imports will see similar growth levels, rising from ---- s --.- of GDP to --.- by end-----. The current account deficit is due to widen to -.- of GDP in ---- and -.- in ----. Over the long term, Canada s current account deficit will be above -.- of GDP, as the freezing up of investment into Canadian oil sands production in the next two years will begin to feed through to lower production levels from ---- onwards. This is why rail freight forecasts over the medium term will be steady rather than impressive. ...However, auto parts companies Linamar Corp and Martinrea International Inc welcomed the deal. It is expected the agreement will streamline and deregulate trade between Canada and other member countries, with the freight industry benefiting from modernised customs procedures and more efficient flow of goods through supply chains.

...The top export destinations for Canadian goods continue to be led by the US, with China, the UK, Japan and Mexico following behind. The US makes up the bulk of Canada s export market and economic recovery in this region will be vital to stimulate Canada s freight industry growth. ...

  
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