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A Study of the economic importance of the forest sector in Alberta

A Study of the economic importance of the forest sector in Alberta

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Published by Canadian Forest Service : Alberta Land and Forest Services in Edmonton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forests and forestry -- Economic aspects -- Alberta,
  • Forest products industry -- Alberta

  • Edition Notes

    StatementErnst & Young.
    ContributionsErnst & Young., Canadian Forestry Service., Alberta. Land and Forest Service., Canada-Alberta Partnership Agreement in Forestry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9764.C33 A4368 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 29 p. :
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16726225M
    ISBN 100662222202

      The oil industry uses cut lines in the forest like this one to search for underground resources and build infrastructure for future development. Alberta. The oil sands industry . International Forest History Links. The Forest History Society, based in North Carolina, is a nonprofit library and archive dedicated to collecting, preserving, and disseminating forest and conservation history for all to use.. The US National Museum of Forest Service History is a national nonprofit organization founded in , dedicated to collecting, preserving, and interpreting the entire.

    According to the federal data published in the National Observer on Febru , in the provinces total emissions of CO 2 equivalent amounted to megatonnes (MT) with 17 per cent from the electrical sector and 48 per cent from the oil and gas sector.. Alberta's CO 2 equivalent kilotonne (kt) increased to , kt in from , kt in Public sector, portion of the economy composed of all levels of government and government-controlled enterprises. It does not include private companies, voluntary organizations, and households. The general definition of the public sector includes government ownership or control rather than mere function and thereby includes, for example, the exercise of public authority or the implementation.

    The current industry structure reflects past resource and economic conditions, government policies, and industry strategy. As economic conditions and the resource change, industry, communities and governments must also adjust. Forest sectors vary from one region to another, but all boreal regions face similar challenges. Forestry in Quebec: By the Numbers. $ billion – value of forest exports from Quebec (); 57, – direct jobs in Quebec as a result of the forest sector (); 60, – indirect and induced jobs due to activity in Quebec’s forest products sector (); 31% - percentage of Canada’s forest industry employment found in Quebec (); $ billion – total worker compensation.


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A Study of the economic importance of the forest sector in Alberta Download PDF EPUB FB2

Study of the economic importance of the forest sector in Alberta. Edmonton: Canadian Forest Service, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ernst & Young (Firm); Canadian Forest Service.; Alberta Land and Forest Services.

The Canadian forest industry is an important provider of employment opportunities. Inthe industry; generateddirect jobs and supported about forest-based communities.

In addition, indirect and induced employment added anotherjobs to the economy. The Alberta forest industry is a vital part of the economy for more than 50 communities around the province and more than 12 Alberta communities are forest-dependent.

Alberta’s forests provide approximat jobs a year. In addition, approximat individuals are employed by forestry-related suppliers and service providers. A Study of the economic importance of the forest sector in Alberta The book also covers the following: corporate tax systems of the EC, methods used to give relief for double taxation in the EC, returns on investment in EC countries, EC tax treaties in operation, the cross-border implications of different corporate tax systems, the impact.

Economic Impact of Alberta’s Forest Sector Forestry Economic Impact Report 2. Forestr 3 Over the decades, Alberta’s forest products’ sector has grown have played an important role in the province’s development and continue to function as one of the cornerstones of the province’s economy.

Overtotal jobs, $ billion in GDP drive economy in communities across the province. VANCOUVER, B.C. – 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. The forest sector is also an important source of both formal and informal jobs, particularly in remote areas where there are few economic alternatives.

The World Bank and the Program on Forests, housed at the Bank, help governments steer economic policy in a “forest-friendly” way. Improving the governance of the forest sector so that it is. Its economic contributions are particularly evident in many rural and Indigenous communities, where forest-related work is often the main source of income.

There are about such communities where forest sector jobs are crucial to ensuring economic sustainability. However, the forest sector is also increasingly an “urban” sector. Forest sector transformation.

Forest product markets are cyclical, experiencing significant ups and downs over the economic cycle. This constant state of shifting circumstances creates both challenges and opportunities. In recent years, Canada’s forest industry has undergone an especially deep cyclical decline, coupled with structural changes in world markets.

Economic State of B.C.'s Forest Sector. The following report examines and monitors how competitive the B.C. forest sector is as measured by key economic indicators such as harvest level, GDP, manufacturing sales, exports, employment, market supply & demand conditions, main destination markets and main products.

Utilization of non-timber forest products for economic development in Nigeria Borokini Temitope Israel 68 Impact of mangrove forest destruction on the fisheries resources of the Niger Delta, Nigeria Blessing J.

Oribhabor and Mfon T. Udo 72 Impact of laws and regulations on the use of non-wood forest products and the wellbeing of forest. the forest industry in northern Alberta.

Context. The start of the economic downturn in the forest industry in The year began reflected a strong workforce of 18, and economy; by the strength of the forest sector was in decline with mills beginning to close. The. The level of employment in forestry is an indicator of the socio-economic value of the sector as well as of the impact of forests on people.

Only information on employment related to the primary production of forest goods and related services is presented here. Overall, in11 million people were reported as being employed in forestry.

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Why are Forests Important. There are many reasons why forests are an important feature for the environment and in our daily are fundamental life forms and provide for the continuity of the world’s biodiversity which is necessary for economic development, diversity of life forms, human livelihood, and environmental adaptive responses.

Corporate Responsibility. Learn what business and industry are doing to take responsibility for their impact on the planet. Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development 6 Overview Indicator 1 – B.C. forest sector manufacturing sales in were up % from and exports, excluding logs, were up % from This made the first year since the recession to.

Students will research the economic impact of the forest industry on one of the following regions: British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland.

Canadian Industry Statistics (CIS) analyses industry data on many economic indicators using the most recent data from Statistics looks at industry trends and financial information, such as GDP, Labour Productivity, Manufacturing and Trade data. Economic impact of Alberta's forest sector. Summary; Detailed Information; Description.

This report provides a snapshot of the contributions Alberta's forest sector makes to the province. It describes this contribution using a number of different metrics, and provides some context around the market conditions experienced over the last few years.

The forest sector has long been a cornerstone of economic activity and continues to be the foundation of B.C.′s economy.

Although its significance has declined as the economy has matured and diversified over the past few decades, the forest remains important.The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) is the voice of Canada’s upstream oil and natural gas industry.

We enable the responsible growth of our industry and advocate for economic competitiveness and safe, environmentally and socially responsible performance.A more tangible and coordinated effort from within the forest sector is needed.

The sector must allow youth the opportunity to make informed career choices, especially with respect to truly understanding the diversity, high-tech, sustainability and stewardship-oriented careers forestry has to offer.