B.C.’s Major Economic Sectors

Learn how to support and grow different economic sectors in your community. Find statistics, economic outlook and resources.

Agriculture

Cannabis

The cannabis sector consists of many specialized areas of expertise, ranging from the development of new crop varieties and growing techniques, to managing retail stores and tracking inventory. 

Clean Technology

Construction

Film and Television

Fisheries & Aquaculture

Forestry

High Technology

Manufacturing

B.C.’s strong and growing economy offers potential and advantages for manufacturers. Manufacturing is the fourth largest contributor to B.C.’s economy, increasing the prosperity of its citizens.

Mining

Technology and Innovation

Tourism