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May 27, 2013, 11:30 ET

EDC provides USD 200 M surety bond reinsurance facility to Brazil's Odebrecht Group

SAO PAULO, Brazil, May 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada ("EDC") today announced it is providing an innovative USD 200 million surety...

May 27, 2013, 10:00 ET

EDC announces Acting President & CEO, begins search process for next CEO

OTTAWA, May 27, 2013 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Export Development Canada (EDC) today announced the appointment of Pierre Gignac, EDC's...

May 22, 2013, 11:17 ET

Metals, not metal-benders, drive Ontario export growth in 2013

OTTAWA, May 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Ontario's international exports are set to grow by 8 per cent this year and another 4 per cent in 2014, according to...

May 21, 2013, 13:30 ET

New Brunswick's export growth modest through 2014, according to EDC

MONCTON, NB, May 21, 2013 /CNW/ - New Brunswick's export story over the next two years will be impacted by slower growth in refined petroleum...

May 16, 2013, 14:30 ET

B.C. shares top spot in export growth, according to EDC

VICTORIA AND VANCOUVER, May 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Back-to-back double-digit increases will vault British Columbia's international exports to the top...

May 15, 2013, 13:30 ET

Alberta export growth steady through 2014 thanks to rising energy production, weaker dollar: EDC

EDMONTON, May 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Alberta's international exports are set for steady growth over the next two years, across all sectors, according...

May 09, 2013, 10:30 ET

Nova Scotia shares top spot in export rankings this year, next

HALIFAX, May 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Nova Scotia's international exports are set for double digit growth in each of the next two years, well ahead of the...

May 08, 2013, 14:06 ET

U.S. recovery to spur growth in Quebec exports through 2014

MONTREAL, May 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The ongoing recovery in the U.S. that is forecast to pick up steam in 2013 will drive Quebec's exports to grow by 8...

Apr 23, 2013, 10:23 ET

Canada's economic growth shifts to exports: EDC Forecast

OTTAWA, April 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Pent-up demand is reappearing in key economic indicators following 4 years of sluggish global performance, setting...

Apr 04, 2013, 10:34 ET

EDC signs USD 600 million of new business in India to help grow Canadian supply into major multinationals

OTTAWA, April 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) reported out today on USD 600 million in new transactions that will facilitate new...

Apr 04, 2013, 09:00 ET

EDC provides €200 M in financing to Spain's Telefónica to purchase BlackBerry products and services

OTTAWA, April 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) today announced that it has provided a €200M working capital facility to...

Apr 03, 2013, 14:11 ET

EDC signs € 500 million agreement with Moroccan Government for future Canadian supply

OTTAWA, April 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the...

Jan 29, 2013, 10:00 ET

EDC provides CAD 7 million in financing for Endurance Wind Power foreign investment

OTTAWA, Jan. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) today announced that it has provided Endurance Wind Power (Endurance), a...

Nov 29, 2012, 10:30 ET

U.S. demand still strong, say Canadian companies

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadian exporters are reporting that demand from U.S. customers has remained strong over the past six months,...

Nov 29, 2012, 10:00 ET

Exporter confidence retreats on global growth concerns and European instability

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Exporter confidence retreated from its spring rebound amid renewed concerns about the global economy and Europe's...

Nov 29, 2012, 09:30 ET

EDC and ATI partner to boost African-Canadian trade

OTTAWA, Canada and NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - The African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) and Export Development Canada (EDC) today...

Nov 28, 2012, 10:00 ET

EDC provides USD 300 M in financing to Mexico's CFE in support of Mexican-based Canadian companies

OTTAWA, Nov. 28, 2012 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) today announced it has provided the equivalent of USD 300 million to Comisión...

Nov 22, 2012, 10:25 ET

Quebec exports restrained by weak mineral prices: EDC forecast

OTTAWA, Nov. 22, 2012 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada's (EDC) forecast for Quebec export growth calls for gains of 3 per cent this year and a...

Nov 22, 2012, 10:21 ET

Ontario's exports slowest in Canada next year after strong 2012: EDC forecast

OTTAWA, Nov. 22, 2012 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada's (EDC) forecast for Ontario's export growth calls for a 3 per cent gain in 2013 after...

Nov 15, 2012, 14:22 ET

U.S. housing boom to power B.C. exports to 10 per cent gain in 2013: EDC forecast

VANCOUVER, Nov. 15, 2012 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada's (EDC) forecast for British Columbia's export growth calls for a strong rebound of 10...