/R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Noted Economist Peter Hall to present Global
Export Forecast in Vancouver on Thursday May 16th/
OTTAWA, May 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Noted Economist Peter Hall, Chief Economist for
Export Development Canada (EDC), will be in Vancouver to deliver EDC's 2013
forecast for the Global and British-Columbia economies on Thursday, May 16 at
Members of the media are invited to attend the lunchtime presentation in
The theme of this forecast is "Gearing up for growth." Mr. Hall will discuss
global economic and trade trends, including a regional and industrial outlook
to help Canadian companies identify foreign market opportunities and risks.
Of note in this forecast will be the impact of a burgeoning U.S. recovery upon
Canadian and world markets, the forecasted drag of the European economies, and
emerging market outlooks.
WHO: Peter Hall, Chief Economist, EDC
WHAT: Global Export Forecast, BC outlook
WHEN: Thursday, May 16(th) at 11:30 AM (PDT)
VENUE: Fairmont Pacific Rim
Star Sapphire Ballroom
1038 Canada Place
EDC is Canada's export credit agency, offering innovative commercial solutions
to help Canadian exporters and investors expand their international business.
EDC's knowledge and partnerships are used by more than 7,400 Canadian
companies and their global customers in up to 200 markets worldwide each year.
EDC is financially self-sustaining and a recognized leader in financial
reporting and economic analysis.
Phil Taylor Export Development Canada Tel: (613) 598-2904
SOURCE: Export Development Canada
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