Canada’s Fabricated Metal Products Industry: Industrial Profile Spring 2013
The Conference Board of Canada, 2 pages,
May 31, 2013
This industry profile provides a five-year forecast for Canada’s Fabricated Metal Products Industry.
- U.S. Vehicle Sales—Pent-up demand for new vehicles in the U.S. is expected to power car and truck sales through 2014, leading to strong growth for fabricated metal products used in vehicles.
- Aerospace—The backlog of aircraft orders continues to grow, signalling healthy demand for industry products used by the aerospace sector.
- Machinery—Demand for machinery has weakened, as it is closely linked to the overall health of the economy, which is currently stuck in neutral.