Provincial Outlook Economic Forecast: British Columbia—Autumn 2016
The Conference Board of Canada, 28 pages,
December 22, 2016
This quarterly economic forecast for the province of British Columbia examines the economic outlook for the province, including gross domestic product (GDP), output by industry and labour market conditions.
- B.C.’s economic growth will slow in 2017 due to a pullback in the booming housing sector.
- The approval of Petronas’s LNG project is welcome news for the province’s mining industry, which has been struggling.
- The manufacturing sector is performing well.