Resource Development Fuels Growth: Yukon’s Outlook to 2045
The Conference Board of Canada, 18 pages,
March 24, 2022
The 20-Year Territorial Outlook provides the economic and fiscal outlook for the Yukon, including output by industry, labour markets, and demographics.
- The outlook for Yukon is strong thanks to rising mineral production in the coming years. Following estimated economic growth of 7.5 per cent in 2021, the economy of Yukon will expand by 7.6 per cent in 2022.
- A series of infrastructure projects, as well as new mines will keep the construction industry busy over the next decade.
- A combination of high mineral prices and government incentives will drive up exploration activity in the coming years.
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Mining Industry Heats Up