B.C.'s Top 100 Sector Highlights 2011

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B.C.'s Top 100 Sector Highlights 2011: From mining and forestry to biotech and financial services, here is your at-a-glance breakdown of the top business performers in B.C., spanning the sectors of our economy. (Return to B.C.'s Top 100 of 2011.)

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Forestry

Rank

Company

Revenue 2010 ($000)

Revenue 2009 ($000)

1

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

2,885,900

2,611,800

2

Canfor Corp.

2,430,400

2,120,400

3

Futura Corp.

1,300,000

1,200,000

4

Mercer International Inc.

1,230,222 c

982,691 c

5

Catalyst Paper Corp.

1,228,600

1,223,500

6

CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd.

1,032,347

408,172

7

Taiga Building Products Ltd.

931,514

1,005,925

8

Tolko Industries Ltd.

900,000 e

900,000 e

9

Western Forest Products Inc.

667,900

580,500

10

International Forest Products Ltd.

625,618

389,775

 
Tech/Biotech

Rank

Company

Revenue 2010 ($000)

Revenue 2009 ($000)

1

Telus Corp.

9,779,000

9,606,000

2

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Assoc. Ltd.

689,030

518,388

3

Sierra Wireless Inc.

669,812 c

601,119 c

4

PMC-Sierra Inc.

654,114 c

566,535 c

5

Glentel Inc.

412,307

308,093

6

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals Inc.

253,614 c

319,386 c

7

Peer 1 Network Enterprises Inc.

100,855 c

105,415 c

8

Ballard Power Systems Inc.

66,966 c

53,355 c

9

Cardiome Pharma Corp.

66,064

50,201

10

Absolute Software Corp.

64,076

53,219

 
Tourism/Hospitality

Rank

Company

Revenue 2010 ($000)

Revenue 2009 ($000)

1

B.C. Ferry Services Inc.

732,305

681,800

2

Charlwood Pacific Group

700,000 e

700,000 e

3

Flight Shops Inc.

657,777

594,738

4

Northland Properties Corp.

611,000

565,000

5

Vancouver Airport Authority

368,653

359,051

6

Coast Hotels Ltd.

245,000 e

245,000 e

7

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Inc.

245,000 e

234,892 e

8

Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc.

224,673

218,701

9

Armstrong Hospitality Group Ltd.

200,000 e

200,000 e

10

B.C. Pavilion Corp.

41,603

32,139

 
Charities

Rank

organization

Donations Rec’d 2010 ($000)

Donations Rec’d 2009 ($000)

1

University of B.C.

43,475

57,377

2

B.C. Children's Hospital Foundation

27,091

34,054

3

United Way of the Lower Mainland

26,027

25,438

4

B.C. Cancer Foundation

24,861

20,246

5

Power to Change

22,698

22,870

6

Vancouver Foundation

19,663

29,603

7

Canadian Cancer Society B.C. and Yukon

18,843

22,278

8

VGH and UBC Hospital Foundation

14,869

22,663

9

University of Victoria

13,120

9,254

10

Heart and Stroke Fdtn. B.C. and Yukon

11,625

11,543

 
Mining

Rank

Company

Revenue 2010 ($000)

Revenue 2009 ($000)

1

Teck Resources Ltd.

9,300,000

7,700,000

2

Goldcorp Inc.

3,913,562 c

3,110,289 c

3

First Quantum Minerals Ltd.

2,449,401 c

1,992,865 c

4

Quadra FNX Mining Ltd.

986,330 c

524,785 c

5

Eldorado Gold Corp.

814,862 c

409,361 c

6

Pan American Silver Corp.

650,907 c

519,371 c

7

New Gold Inc.

546,331 c

369,749 c

8

Northgate Minerals Corp.

499,569 c

553,832 c

9

Western Coal Corp.

438,568

586,093

10

Silver Wheaton Corp.

436,028 c

273,267 c

 
Financial Services

Rank

Company

Revenue 2010 ($000)

Revenue 2009 ($000)

1

HSBC Bank Canada

2,493,000

2,576,000

2

Industrial Alliance Pacific Ins. and Fin. Inc.

927,272

786,744

3

Canaccord Financial Inc.

577,537

477,721

4

Vancouver City Savings Credit Union

424,014

381,165

5

Coast Capital Savings Credit Union

318,460

295,332

6

First West Credit Union

292,863

196,401

7

Raymond James Ltd.

265,668

214,881

8

Central 1 Credit Union

169,517

226,703

9

B.C. Investment Management Corp.

129,192

116,952

10

Westminster Savings Credit Union

101,379

106,552

 
Real Estate/Construction

Rank

Company

Revenue 2010 ($000)

Revenue 2009 ($000)

1

Ledcor Group of Companies

2,300,000 e

2,300,000

2

Colliers Macaulay Nicolls

861,916

628,058

3

Charlwood Pacific Group

700,000 e

700,000 e

4

Northland Properties Corp.

611,000

565,000

5

Polygon Homes Ltd.

450,000 e

450,000 e

6

Shato Holdings Ltd.

425,000 e

420,000

7

Bosa Properties Inc.

300,000 e

300,000 e

8

Aquilini Investment Group

250,000 e

250,000 e

9

Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc.

224,673

218,701

10

ITC Construction Group

224,000

508,000

e=estimate; c=converted from $US at 1.029 (2010) or 1.142 (2009) or euros at 1.366 (2010) or 1.585 (2009) or $AU at 0.897 (2009)



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