LONDON, ON, Nov. 19 /CNW Telbec/ - Noted economist Stephen Poloz will be
in London on Tuesday, November 20 to discuss Export Development Canada's (EDC)
2007-2008 forecast for the global, Canadian and Ontario economies. In
addition, Mr. Poloz will examine trends the auto and manufacturing sectors,
which are critical to Ontario's overall provincial export performance.
Mr. Poloz is the Senior Vice-President of Corporate Affairs and Chief
Economist for EDC.
EDC's Global Export Forecast examines global economic and trade
conditions and trends, including a regional and industry sector outlook to
help Canadian companies identify foreign market opportunities and risks.
The theme of this forecast is "Consumers Losing Momentum."
WHAT: Economist Stephen Poloz discusses EDC's Global Export Forecast
and Outlook for Ontario
WHEN: Tuesday, November 20, morning
HOW: For media interviews, please contact Phil Taylor, EDC Public
Affairs by telephone at 613-291-1276 or by email at
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 6,400 Canadian
companies and their global customers in up to 200 markets worldwide each year.
EDC is financially self-sustaining and is a recognized leader in financial
reporting, economic analysis and has been named one of Canada's Top 100
Employers for seven consecutive years.
For further information:
For further information: Phil Taylor, Public Affairs, (613) 291-1276,