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Canada Is the G-7’s Surprise Growth Leader, For Now

Exports and business investment remain an important part of the normalization narrative for the central bank, despite their recent poor performance.

By 2019, those two segments will contribute 1.3 percentage points to a forecast 1.8 percent growth rate that year, according to the bank’s new forecasts.

Without that, there will be nothing to offset an expected slowdown in household spending, residential investment and government stimulus.