All signs indicate a continuing strong USA consumer market for the remainder of 2018. According to an article in RTTNews, a University of Michigan research report says that the consumer sentiment index jumped to 100.8 in September from 96.2 in August. Economists had expected the index to inch up to 96.6. Canadian importers and exporters should heed the signs and take advantage as soon as feasible.
Americans are buying. Are you selling?
E-commerce and digital trade are creating particularly appealing opportunities within the Pacific (a.k.a. Cascadia) corridor, reportedly said U.S. consul general Katherine Dhanani, at the recent Cascadia Innovation Corridor Conference in Vancouver. New measures around duties and the settlement of disputes stand to improve already strong trading ties between British Columbian (B.C.) exporters and Washington State consumers (source).
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