Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Industry operators have benefited from the strengthening value of oil and mined commodities in recent years. Energy and mining clients have increasingly requested industry services to expand operations or improve efficiency to meet renewed demand. Industry operators will likely continue to benefit from strong investment in nonresidential construction during the next five years. Although federal funding for infrastructure is projected to decline, private investment should improve along with the broader economy... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The industry's geographic spread in country's smaller regions (i.e. Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Northern Territories, Prince Edward Island and Saskatchewan) is generally in line with the regions' shares of the population. However, the distribution among Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec varies from the population and is largely dependent on economic performance and the downstream industries that operate in the territory.
Ontario contains 32.3% of industry establishments. While the proportion is below the territory's share of the national population (38.8%), it is still home to the largest concentration of industry locations... purchase to read more