Canada is particularly well situated to capture trade opportunities emerging from developing economies and act as a gateway to North America. The country's transportation and logistics network is well developed and its services are diversified. The efficiency of the transportation network is complemented by gateways and trade corridors which optomise the competitiveness of the system. Adequate capacity in Canada's infrastructure is key to support current and future trade needs.
When Canada's manufacturers grow and compete, they act as magnets for new investment and for new young people wanting to be part of this great industry, making the products of tomorrow. Accounting for approximately $173 billion of our GDP, manufacturing represents more than 10 percent of Canada's total GDP. In addition, manufacturers export more than $318 billion each year, representing 61 percent of all of Canada's merchandise exports.
The Canadian shipbuilding and industrial marine industry consists of shipyards located in several parts of Canada, capable of building a wide range of vessels; and firms with specialized capabilities in manufacturing and repairing ships, building oil and gas rigs, and supplying related equipment, technologies and services.As the shipbuilding and industrial marine industry moves toward higher value segments of the market, the quality of the equipment that goes into a new vessel is increasingly important.
At J.R. Staffing Solutions we recognize that employing the right people is significant to driving your company towards long term success. As an organization it is our goal to be a strategic partner with you along the way until your company contains the key pieces needed in order to fully compete and operate in the marketplace. Whether it's the qualified employee you can't find or that individual you can't seem to reach, we have the up to date tools and resources to solve your problem and get the position filled.
Whether you are a small business owner, an original equipment manufacturer, or a large scale corporation, we have the flexibility to meet your needs on demand and provide a comparison to the candidates you do have. We strive for client satisfaction and will ensure that the candidates we represent are aware of our expectations up front.
Our ability to provide an immediate response time to meet your requests, deliver ahead of the curve, and our willingness to ensure you are satisfied with your selections are only a few of our many qualities that set us apart from our competitors. In order to ensure you are getting the best results and the appropriate fit, we get a feel for your company culture, size, and direction to ensure we exceed your expectations with the appropriate candidates. We will be happy to pay you a visit in advance to check out your operating facilities.
We recognize that your management team is focused on running day-to-day operations and driving the business forward. By not having the appropriate team members in place can result in delayed projects and unnecessary costs. J.R. Staffing Solutions provides that extra resource when the body of the company is ready to expand.