1999 Highlights
2000 Expectations
Statistical Indicators
International and National Economic Environment
Provincial Economic Overview
Churchill River Power
1990-1999 Milestones
2000-2009 Expectations
Oil and Gas
Natural Gas - The New Frontier
Fisheries - An Emphasis on Product Quality
Cultural Activities
Advanced Technologies
New England Trade and Investment Strategy
Wine-Making and Micro-Brewing
Major Projects






The Economy is an annual publication providing a review of economic performance in Newfoundland and Labrador and an outlook for the near term. All data is current as of March 1, 2000 but may be subject to revision.

Comments and questions concerning The Economy 2000 should be directed to:

Economics and Statistics Branch
(Economic Research and Analysis)
Department of Finance
P.O. Box 8700
St. John�s, Newfoundland
A1B 4J6

Phone: (709) 729-3255
Fax: (709) 729-6944

Subscriptions to The Economy can be obtained by contacting the Office of the Queen�s Printer by telephone (709) 729-3649, facsimile (709) 729-1900 or e-mail The Economy 2000 is also available on the internet at Government�s web site /

ISBN 1-55146-107-2

Published under the authority of: Honourable Lloyd Matthews, Minister of Finance.

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