Over 140,000 total jobs, $12.9 billion in GDP drive economy in communities across the province
VANCOUVER, B.C. (Sept. 25, 2017) – An economic study released today by the B.C. forest industry confirms that the sector continues to be a cornerstone of the provincial economy and one of the largest employers across the province.
Produced by PwC, the study assessed the economic impact of the B.C. forest industry’s ongoing operations, employment and capital spending across the province related to forestry and logging, wood product manufacturing and paper manufacturing.