Economic commentaries

Alberta's Plastic Resins and Plastic Products Industry

January 30, 2017

Highlights:

The plastic resins and plastic products sectors are closely tied as most of the goods that the plastic products sector purchases to produce its products come from the plastic resins sector. In 2015, Alberta’s plastic resins and plastic products industry had revenues of $6.3 billion, accounting for 9.4% of total manufacturing revenues.


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Jan Reurink
Economic Information and Statistics
Alberta Economic Development and Trade


Economic Trends by Alberta Treasury Board and Finance

Many indicators are showing signs of stabilization

February 2017

Highlights:

Many economic indicators are showing signs of stabilization or in the early stages of recovery, including employment, drilling and manufacturing. The economy is expected to expand in 2017, driven by oil and manufacturing exports, public sector infrastructure spending and reconstruction in Fort McMurray.


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