MRO Magazine

The Conference Board of Canada

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    Softwood lumber duties to dampen outlook for Canada’s wood products industry

    June 5, 2017 by Rehana Begg

    Ottawa – Following its strongest showing in three years, production growth in Canada’s wood products industry is expected to moderate significantly in 2017 due to the incoming U.S. trade restrictions on Canadian softwood lumber, according to The Conference Board of

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    Western provinces to lead economy in 2017

    May 29, 2017 by Rehana Begg

    Ottawa – Alberta and Saskatchewan are expected to emerge out of recession and lead the provinces in economic growth this year, according to The Conference Board of Canada’s Provincial Outlook: Spring 2017.  British Columbia is forecast to see growth ease

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    Toronto will have fastest growing metropolitan economy in 2017

    May 25, 2017 by MRO Magazine

    Ottawa – Toronto’s economy is expected to expand by 2.7 per cent in 2017, making it the growth leader among the 13 census metropolitan areas included in The Conference Board of Canada’s Metropolitan Outlook: Spring 2017. Elsewhere in Ontario, Ottawa-Gatineau’s