The Atlantic Provinces Economic Council (APEC) is a policy research organization whose mandate is to further economic progress in Atlantic Canada and build synergies among its stakeholders to strengthen the region’s position in a rapidly changing world.
APEC is an independent, non-government, charitable organization supported by its members and guided by a board of directors from across the Atlantic region.
It accomplishes its mandate by:
APEC's revenue is derived primarily from membership, funded research, events and sponsorships. Our membership includes individuals, small and large companies, labour groups, academic institutions, municipalities and government agencies.