Mining Sector Woes Continue to Limit Economic Growth in the Territories in 2016

In Research by Michael Rae

Ottawa, February 24, 2016–Declining metal and mineral prices, rising global inventories of most mining commodities and easing growth in the Chinese economy will weigh on the territories’ economies this year. Nunavut and Yukon are expected to see positive but modest growth in 2016, but the economy of the Northwest Territories