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Oil, Wheat Shipments Grind to Halt and Imperil Canada’s Economy

  • Export shipments grind to a halt, stunting already weak growth
  • Fallout may chop quarter point off 4Q GDP in under three weeks
A CN rail car carries fuels past a petroleum plant in Montreal.
A CN rail car carries fuels past a petroleum plant in Montreal.Photographer: Brent Lewin

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Canada’s $1.7 trillion economy has long been closely tied to the ebbs and flows of global trade.