A Tale of Two Canadas

Markham, Dan
November 2006
Metal Center News;Nov2006, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p24
Trade Publication
The article presents an economic outlook of Canada for the fiscal year 2006. Indications showed two different situations in the Canadian economy. The western provinces enjoy prosperity while the eastern region of the nation, specifically southern Ontario, is facing financial challenges. The surge in oil and mining delivers boom time for Alberta and the rest of western Canada, while southern Ontario struggles with the strong dollar and weak automotive market. INSET: Canadian Steel Ripe for More Consolidation.


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