All Communities: Economic Sector: Economic Base:
The Miramichi is a diverse, resource based region with a strong background in Forest products, Fisheries, Mining, Peat Moss, Manufacturing and Tourism.
Baie Ste-Anne: Economic Sectors and Business Development:: Economic Base
Fisheries, peat processing and tourism.
Known as one of the largest producing areas for Peat Moss in the World.
Blackville: Economic Sectors and Business Development: Economic Base
Tourism, recreational fishing, business services. Known around the World for Salmon fishing and one of the last places in North America where fishing rights are still privately owned.
Numerous travelers/vacationers from around the World visit the area for this reason.
Health care and education, manufacturing. Home to NBCC – Miramichi, a world leader in IT and multimedia training. A Healthcare network that includes the areas of Baie Ste.-Anne, Blackville, Neguac, Rogersville, and the City of Miramichi, and surrounding areas, with a population of approximately 56,000.
Doaktown: Economic Sectors and Business Development: Economic Base
Forestry, tourism and local services. The lumber industry has been our primary source of revenue since the early 1800s although our other natural resources – the River, its salmon, the wildlife and our spectacular scenery – have made this area a year-round tourist destination
First Nations: Economic Sectors and Business Development: Economic Base
Fisheries, forestry, tourism. Home of the National Historic Sites; Oxbow site and Augustine mound. Offers visitors to experience life as it once was within the culture.
Metepenagiag is the oldest community in NB http://www.metepenagiag.ca/
Please refer to the Business Directory at http://www.ent-miramichi.ca/bizdir.aspx
Forestry, tourism, local services. Residents continue to work in the forest and fishing industries and they also work in the tourism and recreation areas as well as a number of small business operators.