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Friday, May 19, 2017
The Daily is released Monday to Friday at 8:30 a.m.
Eastern time, except during holidays.

Consumer Price Index, April 2017
The Consumer Price Index rose 1.6% on a year-over-year basis in April, matching the increase in March. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the Consumer Price Index was up 0.5% in April, after decreasing 0.2% in March.

Retail trade, March 2017
Following a 0.4% decline in February, retail sales rose 0.7% in March to $48.3 billion, on the strength of higher sales at motor vehicle and parts dealers. Sales were up in 6 of 11 subsectors, representing 53% of total retail trade.

Investment in new housing construction, March 2017

Hours worked and labour productivity in the provinces and territories (preliminary), 2016

Pipeline transportation of oil and other liquid petroleum products, March 2017

Exports of grains by final destination, March 2017

New products and studies

Upcoming releases: May 23 to 26, 2017

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Recent releases from The Daily

May 18, 2017
Canada's international transactions in securities, March 2017
Foreign investment in Canadian securities amounted to $15.1 billion in March, largely in Canadian corporate instruments. At the same time, Canadian investors added $15.4 billion of foreign securities to their holdings, led by acquisitions of US equities.

May 18, 2017
Employment Insurance, March 2017
In March, 551,100 people received regular Employment Insurance benefits, down slightly (-2,900 or -0.5%) from February.

May 17, 2017
Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, March 2017
Manufacturing sales increased 1.0% to a record $53.9 billion in March, reflecting higher sales in the transportation equipment and food industries.

May 17, 2017
Health Reports: Sun exposure and melanoma skin cancer
For the first time, Canadians' risk of melanoma (skin cancer) related to summer ultraviolet radiation levels where they live has been measured. Generally speaking, the risk of developing melanoma is higher for men than for women.