WATCH: CEC’s Mike Simpson on the contribution of oil and gas on Canada’s economy

'What's important to take away is the significant impact that this industry has on the national economy'

By CEC Staff

Canadian Energy Centre Executive Director of Operations Mike Simpson joined Business Insider host Mario Toneguzzi to discuss the contribution of the oil and gas sector to Canada’s economy.

The Fact Sheet examines the impact that the broad oil and gas sector had on the Canadian economy, which includes supporting more than 611,000 jobs in 2017, as well as contributing $128 billion in GDP and $241 billion in output, representing 6.4% of the total Canadian economy.

Watch the full interview here or watch above.