Canada’s Professional Services Industry: Industrial Profile Spring 2013
The Conference Board of Canada, 2 pages,
This industry profile provides a five-year forecast for Canada’s Professional Services Industry.
- Corporate Profits—Corporate operating profits have been on a gradual rise since the recession ended, which is supportive of demand for professional services.
- Oil Sands Investment—Massive investments in the oil sands are spurring the demand for professional services, such as legal services, accounting, and engineering work.
- Government spending—Spending cutbacks at the federal and provincial levels will constrain public sector demand for professional services.