Canada was the world’s fourth-largest producer of energy in 2020. The sector is a primary industry, active in 12 or 13 provinces, and territories, providing 10% of nominal GDP, and directly employing more than 282,000 people in 2019. Energy products were Canada’s top export sector in 2021, representing 21% of the value of total exports in 2021.
Canada’s upstream and downstream producers in energy, minerals and metals are primed to make the adaptations necessary to compete in a global economy with advancements in digital and green technologies. The energy and natural resources sectors have the skills, experience, and investments to undertake significant innovation and development, and can benefit from strong collaboration between governments, academia, and private sector networks.
Global Advantage’s experts can help you determine how to demonstrate results, display high growth and high potential, illustrate the vision of your organization, and identify global risks and opportunities in the energy and natural resources sectors.