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Percentage of enterprises for which specific reasons for purchasing goods or services from unaffiliated foreign businesses were not at all important, somewhat important, important, very important or not applicable, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code and enterprise size, based on a one-year observation period. Reasons for purchasing goods or services from unaffiliated foreign businesses include reduced labour costs, reduced costs other than labour costs, better quality goods or services, no suppliers available in Canada, reduced delivery times, increased access to supply chains or regional trade networks, access to specialized knowledge or technologies, tax or other financial incentives, lack of available labour in Canada, and other reasons for purchasing goods or services from an unaffiliated business outside Canada. Estimates refer to fiscal year 2017 (end date falling after January 1, 2017 and on or before December 31, 2017).

Last Updated: Oct. 28, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 27, 2021
Organization: Statistics Canada
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Keywords:  business dynamics, business performance and ownership, small and medium sized business, table
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Percentage of enterprises for which specific long-term strategies were the most important, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code and enterprise size, over the next five years. The most important long-term strategies include main focus on good or service positioning, main focus on low-price and cost leadership, and good or service positioning and low-price and cost leadership are equally important.

Last Updated: Oct. 28, 2021
Date Published: Jun. 9, 2021
Organization: Statistics Canada
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Keywords:  business dynamics, business performance and ownership, innovation and business strategy, labour, organizational and management practices, science and technology, small and medium sized business, table, workplace organization innovation and performance
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Percentage of enterprises for which specific reasons for bringing marketing and sales services activities to Canada were not at all important, somewhat important, important or very important, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code and enterprise size, based on a three-year observation period. Reasons for bringing business activities to Canada include cost savings from locating abroad did not materialize (lower operating costs), labour costs abroad have risen (lower labour costs in Canada), better quality of labour or resources in Canada, lower Canadian dollar, consolidating number of suppliers, tax or other financial incentives, concerns about intellectual property, proximity to customers or other logistical issues, and other reasons related to marketing and sales services.

Last Updated: Oct. 28, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 27, 2021
Organization: Statistics Canada
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Keywords:  business dynamics, business performance and ownership, innovation and business strategy, other content related to business dynamics, other content related to innovation and business strategy, science and technology, small and medium sized business, table
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Percentage of enterprises for which specific reasons for bringing production of goods activities to Canada were not at all important, somewhat important, important, very important or not applicable, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code and enterprise size, based on a three-year observation period. Reasons for bringing business activities to Canada include cost savings from locating abroad did not materialize (lower operating costs), labour costs abroad have risen (lower labour costs in Canada), better quality of labour or resources in Canada, lower Canadian dollar, consolidating number of suppliers, tax or other financial incentives, concerns about intellectual property, proximity to customers or other logistical issues, and other reasons related to production of goods.

Last Updated: Oct. 28, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 27, 2021
Organization: Statistics Canada
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Keywords:  business dynamics, business performance and ownership, innovation and business strategy, other content related to business dynamics, other content related to innovation and business strategy, science and technology, small and medium sized business, table
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Percentage of enterprises for which specific reasons for bringing distribution and logistics services activities to Canada were not at all important, somewhat important, important or very important, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code and enterprise size, based on a three-year observation period. Reasons for bringing business activities to Canada include cost savings from locating abroad did not materialize (lower operating costs), labour costs abroad have risen (lower labour costs in Canada), better quality of labour or resources in Canada, lower Canadian dollar, consolidating number of suppliers, tax or other financial incentives, concerns about intellectual property, proximity to customers or other logistical issues, and other reasons related to distribution and logistics services.

Last Updated: Oct. 28, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 27, 2021
Organization: Statistics Canada
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Keywords:  business dynamics, business performance and ownership, innovation and business strategy, other content related to business dynamics, other content related to innovation and business strategy, science and technology, small and medium sized business, table
Federal

Percentage of enterprises for which specific reasons for bringing professional services activities to Canada were not at all important, somewhat important, important or very important, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code and enterprise size, based on a three-year observation period. Reasons for bringing business activities to Canada include cost savings from locating abroad did not materialize (lower operating costs), labour costs abroad have risen (lower labour costs in Canada), better quality of labour or resources in Canada, lower Canadian dollar, consolidating number of suppliers, tax or other financial incentives, concerns about intellectual property, proximity to customers or other logistical issues, and other reasons related to professional services.

Last Updated: Oct. 28, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 27, 2021
Organization: Statistics Canada
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Keywords:  business dynamics, business performance and ownership, innovation and business strategy, other content related to business dynamics, other content related to innovation and business strategy, science and technology, small and medium sized business, table
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Percentage of enterprises for which specific reasons for bringing general management services activities to Canada were not at all important, somewhat important, important or very important, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code and enterprise size, based on a three-year observation period. Reasons for bringing business activities to Canada include cost savings from locating abroad did not materialize (lower operating costs), labour costs abroad have risen (lower labour costs in Canada), better quality of labour or resources in Canada, lower Canadian dollar, consolidating number of suppliers, tax or other financial incentives, concerns about intellectual property, proximity to customers or other logistical issues, and other reasons related to general management services.

Last Updated: Oct. 28, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 27, 2021
Organization: Statistics Canada
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Keywords:  business dynamics, business performance and ownership, innovation and business strategy, other content related to business dynamics, other content related to innovation and business strategy, science and technology, small and medium sized business, table
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Percentage of enterprises for which specific reasons for bringing call and help centre services activities to Canada were not at all important, somewhat important, important or very important, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code and enterprise size, based on a three-year observation period. Reasons for bringing business activities to Canada include cost savings from locating abroad did not materialize (lower operating costs), labour costs abroad have risen (lower labour costs in Canada), better quality of labour or resources in Canada, lower Canadian dollar, consolidating number of suppliers, tax or other financial incentives, concerns about intellectual property, proximity to customers or other logistical issues, and other reasons related to call and help centre services.

Last Updated: Oct. 28, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 27, 2021
Organization: Statistics Canada
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Keywords:  business dynamics, business performance and ownership, innovation and business strategy, other content related to business dynamics, other content related to innovation and business strategy, science and technology, small and medium sized business, table
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Percentage of enterprises for which specific reasons for employing personnel outside Canada were not at all important, somewhat important, important, very important or not applicable, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code and enterprise size, based on a one-year observation period. Reasons for employing personnel outside Canada include: reduced labour costs, reduced costs other than labour costs, access to new markets, increased access to supply chains or regional trade networks, increased sales, proximity to important customers, access to specialized knowledge or technologies, tax or other financial incentives, improved logistics, lack of available labour in Canada and other reasons for employing personnel outside Canada. Estimates refer to fiscal year 2017 (end date falling after January 1, 2017 and on or before December 31, 2017).

Last Updated: Oct. 28, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 27, 2021
Organization: Statistics Canada
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Keywords:  business dynamics, business performance and ownership, innovation and business strategy, other content related to business dynamics, other content related to innovation and business strategy, science and technology, small and medium sized business, table
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Percentage of enterprises for which specific reasons for bringing engineering and research and development (R&D) services activities to Canada were not at all important, somewhat important, important or very important, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code and enterprise size, based on a three-year observation period. Reasons for bringing business activities to Canada include cost savings from locating abroad did not materialize (lower operating costs), labour costs abroad have risen (lower labour costs in Canada), better quality of labour or resources in Canada, lower Canadian dollar, consolidating number of suppliers, tax or other financial incentives, concerns about intellectual property, proximity to customers or other logistical issues, and other reasons related to engineering and research and development (R&D) services.

Last Updated: Oct. 28, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 27, 2021
Organization: Statistics Canada
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Keywords:  business dynamics, business performance and ownership, innovation and business strategy, other content related to business dynamics, other content related to innovation and business strategy, other content related to research and development, research and development, science and technology, small and medium sized business
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