Canada saw a total of $32.7bn in capital expenditure on manufacturing in the second half of 2018, the most in the region


Americas manufacturing capex H2 2018

Canada was the top manufacturing country in the Americas by capital expenditure in H2, 2018, with a total of $32.7bn in spending.

The US was in second place, with $17.9bn, while Mexico saw $5.3bn in manufacturing capex spending.

Brazil witness $3.9bn in capex spending, with Argentina totalling just over $1bn in the second half of 2018.

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