Survey of forecasters: Summer 2019
The Conference Board of Canada
July 17, 2019
This quarterly survey reflects the opinions of Canada's top forecasting organizations and their outlook for the Canadian economy.
- The Canadian economy will expand by 1.4 per cent this year and 1.8 per cent in 2020.
- The main factors restraining growth are weakness in exports and residential construction.
- The Bank of Canada will hold off on increasing interest rates over the near term.