Survey of Forecasters: Spring 2018
The Conference Board of Canada
April 20, 2018
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 2.0 per cent this year and 1.9 per cent 2019.
- Growth is forecast to be modest compared with last year, and that is due mainly to the weaker outlook for household spending and exports.
- The Canadian dollar is expected to trade in the US$0.80 range over the near term.