CANADA DATA: Real GDP +0.3% in Apr, following +0.1% in Mar. Most of
the gain was attributed to mining and oil and gas extraction, and to a
lesser extent wholesale trade. Goods producing industries +0.8%, service
producing industries +0.1%.

CANADA DATA: May’s IPPI unchanged from Apr (+0.7% yoy) with price
gains in vehicles, transportation equip.,lumber and wood products,
offset by decline in petroleum and coal products. RMPI -1.0% from Mar
(-9.9% yoy) mostly on lower prices of crude oil.