Issue 16-98: Wholesale Sales

May 19, 2016

Wholesale sales in British Columbia declined in March (-3.2%, seasonally adjusted) for a second consecutive month. In Canada as a whole, there was a decrease of 1.0%, with lower sales being recorded in five other provinces in addition to British Columbia. The largest gains in wholesale sales were reported in Quebec (+1.3%), while Saskatchewan experienced the largest decline (-4.1%).

Data source: Statistics Canada