There Are Limits to Canada's Resource-Driven Growth
While it is easy to find made-in-China products in stores across Canada, what's not often recognized is just how much China is changing Canada in other, much bigger ways. Take our energy and mining industries. They are currently enjoying the biggest boom in decades, mainly driven by China's strong economic growth. This has sent world prices for oil and for minerals such as uranium, nickel, iron ore and copper soaring, triggering big new investments to expand production.