Diamonds: Adding Lustre to the Canadian Economy - ARCHIVED

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This article profiles the diamond mining industry in Canada, with a special emphasis on the Northwest Territories (NWT). This new industry is contributing substantially to growth in gross domestic product, investment, international trade and government revenues. It also has an affect on employment, since jobs within this industry tend to pay high salaries. New diamond mines are under development and diamond exploration is expanding in Nunavut, Ontario and other provinces.

Issue Number: 2004008
Author(s): Santarossa, Bruna

Main Product: Analysis in Brief

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