Indicators and targets: Clean growth

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Investment, scale-up and clean growth

Target: Double the value of Canada's exports of clean technologies by 2025

Figure 13.1: Value of Exports of Environmental and Clean Technologies (in $billions)

Statistics Canada released new data in 2017 showing that clean technology exports totalled $7.8 billion in 2016, up from $5.4 billion in 2007 (these figures exclude waste management and electricity production activities).

Description of Figure 13.1
Figure 13.1: Value of Exports of Environmental and Clean Technologies (in $billions)
Year Total, Environmental and Clean Technology Exports ($billions) Exports of Manufactured Environmental and Clean Technology Products and Other Services ($billions)
2007 8.3 5.4
2008 9.7 6.5
2009 8.2 5.8
2010 8.1 5.9
2011 9.4 6.8
2012 9.5 6.9
2013 10.2 6.9
2014 11.4 7.7
2015 11.1 7.5
2016 11.5 7.8
Target
2025 15.6

Sources:

  • Statistics Canada, Table 36-10-0371-01 (current dollars, unadjusted for inflation)
  • Innovation, Science and Economic Development
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