Think-tank expects industry profits will decline 30 per cent by end of 2013
Growth for 2012 projected at 22.4 per cent in production, 22.7 per cent in revenues
The industry will have $1.35 billion in pre-tax profits in 2012, its best year since 2002.
Exports to India, Mexico, China and Brazil projected to increase by under two per cent each by 2025
Conference Board of Canada credits improving labour market, stronger commodity prices
Only 14 per cent of executives believe economic conditions would improve over next six months
Province’s trade has been too dependent on large firms, intra-firm trade and manufacturing, report says
Conference Board of Canada says public trust, safety at risk without such a system
Nearly one-third of the economic benefits of oil sands investment between 2012 and 2035 will occur in provinces other than Alberta.
Average cost of benefits for active employees is slightly more than $7,000 per full-time employee