Canada US Prices

What's He Going To Do About The Canada-U.S. Price Gap?

CBC | Posted 04.12.2014 | Canada Business

When Finance Minister Jim Flaherty introduces the federal budget tomorrow, it will be just over a year since the Senate national finance committee re...

Give Canada-U.S. Price Gap Problem Time: BoC

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is weighing in on the problem of the Canada-U.S. retail price gap, suggesting the vexing phenomenon may not be as persiste...

This Is How Much The Loonie Is Overvalued

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.15.2013 | Canada Business

The Canadian dollar is suffering from overvaluation, according to a new measure of global currencies’ value. The loonie is 10.1 per cent stronger...

Why Higher Canadian Prices Are Ripping You Off

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The federal government needs to launch a comprehensive review of its tariff policy to help bridge a yawning price gap between Canadian and Am...

Sick Of Canada-U.S. Price Gap? Blame Multinational Suppliers

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Identical widescreen TVs, bottles of hair conditioner and even painkillers cost Canadian shoppers more than their American neighbours despite...

Should Competition Bureau Probe Canada-U.S. Price Gap?

CBC | Posted 04.08.2012 | Canada Business

The Competition Bureau should look into price differences between goods sold in Canada and the U.S., a consumer group is suggesting. ...

Why Are We Still Paying 11 Per Cent More?

CP | Posted 01.02.2012 | Canada

OTTAWA - Canadian shoppers are paying an average of 11 per cent more than Americans for the same goods, Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney said Wedne...