Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
After diving during the recession, industry revenue recovered in the past few years and recorded modest growth. Over the next five years, favourable conditions in downstream manufacturing will lead to healthy industry growth... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
Industry establishments are exclusively located in Alberta, Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia. Alberta accounts for half of establishments, according to data sourced from Industry Statistics. Alberta is an attractive region for industry operators because of its abundant supply of low-cost natural gas and ethane feedstock. Additionally, the region's oil sands are the world's second-largest known source of oil, a key industrial input, according to the Central Alberta Economic Partnership. Commodities manufactured in Alberta are primarily shipped to central and western US markets or offshore.
Ontario has 30.0% of establishments. Due to its significant share of the population (38.7%) and ideal location, Ontario is an attractive region for businesses... purchase to read more