Job prospects Shipper-receiver near Toronto (ON)

Explore current and future job prospects for Shippers and receivers near Toronto (ON). These trends also apply to people working as a shipper-receiver.

Note that the current 2019-2021 Employment Outlook was published in December 2019 based on information available at that time.

Recent trends

Balanced labour market

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was fair over the past few years (2016-2018). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

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Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Shippers and receivers (NOC 1521) in the Toronto region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of some positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Shippers and receivers in the Toronto region:

  • Approximately 26,000 people work in this occupation.
  • Shippers and receivers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 24%
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 22%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 15%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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