Canada is one the world’s 6th largest oil producer and 3rd for natural gas production. Although there is activity in almost every province and territory, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and offshore areas of Newfoundland have the greatest concentration. There are major petrochemical industries close to Edmonton in Alberta.
Canada is also a major agricultural producer wheat, barley, oilseed, tobacco, fruits, vegetables, dairy products, fish and forest products are all key exports. Economically and technologically, the nation has developed in parallel with the US.