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The economic stakes: Key economic sectors and what they bring to BC

April 29, 2013
Category: Business & Politics
Region: Canada, Canada West

Forestry -The figures:GDP: Forestry, including logging, paper and wood product manufacturing, contributed $5.7 billion to B.C.’s industrial GDP in
2011, or 3 per cent of all industry GDP. Employment: Forestry and logging direct and support jobs 2012: 17,700, wood product manufacturing 26,700, paper manufacturing 12,000.