Canada’s Aerospace Product Industry: Industrial Outlook Autumn 2014
The Conference Board of Canada, 11 pages
January 8, 2015
This report examines the short-and medium-term economic and profitability outlook for Canada’s Aerospace Product Manufacturing Industry .
- Book-to-Bill—The industry’s book-to-bill ratio, a measure of new orders to deliveries, is on pace to have a fourth consecutive year averaging above 1, suggesting that the industry will enjoy strong revenues when it starts delivering those units.
- Business Jet Demand—Deliveries for business jets, after remaining weak since 2009, jumped in the first two quarters of 2014.
- CSeries—Bombardier’s CSeries flight program is up and running again after engine troubles grounded the program. Despite the delays, management is committed to an in-service date in late 2015.