"Christy Clark paints a rosy picture of jobs and prosperity fuelled by a natural-gas boom. But if fickle commodity markets take a sudden turn, what’s her Plan B? Plan B is 17 new and expanded mines, it’s continuing to grow our lumber industry and our exports to China, which have grown massively. That 25 per cent growth in exports has been driven by mining products and lumber in a big way. It’s opening up trade with India. What we’re going to do in India is the same thing that we started to do 10 years ago in China: open up that market to B.C. products, diversify our customer base. That is the rest of the plan. And continue to grow tech and clean tech."
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