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Canadian Tourism Economic Impact

Did you know:

  • The tourism industry is worth roughly $70 billion to Canada's Economy
  • The tourism industry in Canada employ's over 1.5 million people
  • 86% of Canada's non-resident travel comes from the USA
  • Canada overtook the US and is now 5th spot according to Travel and Tourism Competiveness Report issued by the World Economic Forum
  • Tourists are getting greener and looking for more outdoor adventure activities and experiences
  • The Canadian Government is making a consorted effort to promate tourism

Canada's Fading Tourism Industry is driven by:

  • Shorter and less frequent trips to Canada as a result from the Global recession. People have less disposable income and are shifting spending priorities
  • Volatile fuel prices and fluctuating exchange rates
  • Border Crossing issues and confusion
  • Travel worries from Sars and most recently the Swine flu