Issue 16-239: Wholesale Sales

December 20, 2016

Wholesale sales in B.C. rebounded in October, climbing 3.4% (seasonally adjusted), following a 1.6% decline in September. Wholesalers in this province fared well compared to those in most other parts of the country. Canadian sales advanced 1.1%, with only three other provinces posting increases. Along with B.C., sales in Quebec (+3.4%), Nova Scotia (+2.2%) and Ontario (+0.9%) were above September levels.

Data Source: Statistics Canada