30 October 2012
Printing shipments heading up
OTTAWA—The positive trend and good performance from national printing shipments that started earlier in the year seems to be holding up. With the exception of March, every month this year has surpassed the figures for the corresponding month in 2011. For the first time in a long, long while the year-to-date figure is in the positive territory (up 2.7% from the same time in 2011). Welcome back printing industry.

Here are the monthly printing shipments (in millions) for July and August:

Shipments 2012 2011 % change
July $611.1 $548.7 +11.4%
August $680.0 $650.9 +4.5%

Company for sale
Company wanted
CLICK HERE to list your business opportunity in the printing industry
Most Recent News Comment
Ron Evans says:
Part of Print History gone ! Met Don Black back in the 80's at Norther Miner Press (Norgraphics) D...
North Island Publishing PrintCAN Print Jobs Canada’s Estimators' & Buyers' Guide MastheadOnline Print World 2010 Design City
Graphic Monthly Print Equipment gutenbergs' guide COPA industrial print