Industrial Economic Trends
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Canadian Industrial Trends-All 16 Industry Sectors Service
Starting at annual fee: $1,600 for one Industry Sector*
The service enables executives to understand at a glance the economic trends of industries affecting their business. Key drivers of the sectors are concisely analyzed with principal conclusions drawn on the present and future trends.
Each of the 16 Canadian industries is updated twice a year using the Conference Board's econometric and financial model and covers five-year forecasts. Reports include an assessment of the key issues, risk, recent performance, and supply and demand drivers both domestically and internationally, as well as a financial analysis of the sector. Forecasts and recent history are demonstrated in an easy-to-read table format that displays output (gross domestic product), employment, prices, revenues, costs and profits. Each industry has current and historical reports.
- Aerospace Product Manufacturing
- Air Transportation
- Computer System Design
- Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
- Food Manufacturing
- Food Services
- Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
- Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
- Crude Oil Extraction
- Natural Gas Extraction
- Residential Construction
- Non-Residential Construction
- Paper Products
- Wood Products
Canadian Industrial Profiles
Brief two page profiles on 23 Canadian Industry sectors. Each Industry is produced once a year and includes a five year forecast of key economic indicators, a discussion of industry trends, and a SWOT analysis. The Industry Sectors profiles can be purchased individually from the e-Library for $550.
- Oil and Gas Support Activities
- Plastic and Rubber Products
- Non-Metallic Mineral Products
- Computer and Electronic Products
- Fabricated Metal Products
- Electrical Equipment
- Textiles and Apparel
- Professional Services
- Aerospace Products
- Paper Products
- Motor Vehicle Parts
- Printing & Publishing
- Food Services
- Food and Beverage
- Retail Trade
- Wholesale Trade
- Transportation and Warehousing
Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability
Annual fee: $1,800 *
The monthly Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability is constructed from high frequency data series. The indicators are designed to be predictive of movements in corporate profitability six months hence. An industry leading index is created for the economy as a whole, as well as for 49 individual sectors within the economy, thus providing coverage for most of the private business activity that takes place in Canada.
Forecast Data Subscriptions
The data is available through our e-Data website.
Canadian Industrial Sector Forecast Database Service
Starting at $158 per month for one Industry Sector
This service offers economists and analysts access to data series and tables including historical and forecast data for their industry. Databases contain detailed financial and economic information that underline the conclusions outlined in the industry reports.
The databases contain the detailed data for each of the 16 sectors. Included is access to a full set of historical data—going back as far as 1987—and a 5-year forecast for each indicator, in quarterly and annual frequency. Data is updated two times a year and can be downloaded as individual series or in formatted tables. Between 21 and 400 indicators for each industry sector.
Sectors: Accommodations, Aerospace Product Manufacturing, Air Transportation, Computer System Design, Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Food Manufacturing, Food Services, Motor Vehicle Manufacturing, Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing, Crude Oil Extraction, Natural Gas Extraction, Residential Construction, Non-Residential Construction, Paper Products, Wood Products
Historical Databases Subscriptions
Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability Database Service
Annual fee: $1,165 *
This service offers economists and analysts access to the data series from the Leading Indicator of Industry Profitability. This data is constructed from high frequency data series. The indicators are designed to be predictive of movements in corporate profitability six months hence. An industry leading index is created for the economy as a whole, as well as for 49 individual sectors within the economy, thus providing coverage for most of the private business activity that takes place in Canada. The data is updated monthly.