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Topics: Economy and Finance Business and Industry

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January 1, 2015

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Presents information about refining opportunities in petrochemicals and biochemicals sectors.


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August 1, 2014

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(StatCan Product) Customization details:   This information product has been customized to present information on products produced and shipped (Manufacturing) in Alberta and Canada in 2012 based on the Survey of Manufactures and Logging. Annual Survey of Manufactures and Logging The Annual...


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May 17, 2016

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Between 2005 and 2015, Alberta’s international merchandise exports rose 21% to $92.3 billion. By comparison, Alberta exports rose 91% between 2004 and 2014. The much lower 10-year growth rate for 2015 is the result of sharply lower oil and gas prices in 2015.


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September 1, 2006

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Initiating a vision for, and a clear description of, a desirable economic future for Alberta.


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November 29, 2017

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Between 2006 and 2016, Alberta’s international merchandise exports rose 1.5 per cent to $78.9 billion. By comparison, Alberta exports rose 91 per cent between 2004 and 2014. The much lower 10-year growth rate for 2016 is mainly the result of the sharply lower oil and gas prices of 2015 and 2016.


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October 10, 2017

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Alberta’s manufacturing industry was in recession in 2015 and 2016 as a result of the dramatic drop in crude oil prices. Lower oil prices resulted in much lower selling prices of refinery products and caused oil and gas companies to drastically lower their capital spending which translated into...


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December 1, 2017

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View presentations and reports that summarize the significant highlights of the Alberta economy, documenting the advantages of locating or operating a business in Alberta. For the most recent reports, including comparisons of Alberta's economic indicators to those of other provinces and states.


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April 1, 2010

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Recommends three actions to improve broadband connectivity to rural Alberta.


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September 8, 2016

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The current economic recession has resulted in rapidly rising unemployment and a surge in the number of Employment Insurance beneficiaries in Alberta. The hardest hit municipalities are those that depend on the oil and gas services sector which saw the largest employment losses during the past...


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August 21, 2017

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The 2015/2016 recession resulted in rapidly rising unemployment and a surge in the number of Employment Insurance (EI) beneficiaries in Alberta. Last year’s wildfires also led to a sharp increase in EI beneficiaries in the Wood Buffalo area. The Alberta economy is bouncing back from the recession...