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RBC predicts recession due to COVID 19 and drop in oil

March 13, 2020 by The Canadian Press (CPSTF)

Bank predicting Canada's economy will contract in the second and third quarters of the year

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Business shutdowns and precautions begin as COVID-19 cases reported

March 13, 2020 by Tara Deschamps THE CANADIAN PRESS

Office, distribution centres and production facilities affected

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Cobots populate Universal Robots booth presence

March 10, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Company pulled staff from show, but sent robots to represent

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Coronavirus, rail blockades

March 10, 2020 by Sean Spence

Crisis management plans protect companies

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US$8.3B measures being enacted to combat coronavirus

March 6, 2020 by Andrew Taylor THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Legislation will provide federal public health agencies money for vaccines, tests and potential treatments, and help state and local governments prepare for and respond to the threat

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China trade fell by more than 50 percent in February

March 5, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Overall trade activity in the region fell by a remarkable 56 percent in the week of February 16th

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More cancellations hit MODEX show

March 4, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

MCFA, Jungheinrich, Hannibal and Rite-Hite among exhibitors deciding to stay home

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COVID-19 to have estimated US$50 billion impact

March 4, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

New UNCTAD report bases estimate on reduction in Chinese economic activity

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Air cargo down in January

March 4, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Tenth consecutive month of year-on-year declines in cargo volumes, but not caused by coronavirus

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Kion and Dematic pull out of MODEX

March 3, 2020 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Coronavirus fears led to the decision to protect employees