The federal government is investing $325 million in the fisheries and seafood sector through a new fund. Under the fund the Atlantic provinces and the government will work together to create jobs and grow the provinces’ economies.
An independent research study, called Canada’s Wine Economy – Ripe Robust Remarkable, has found that the economic impact of Canada’s wine and grape industry is up 33 per cent from $6.8 billion to $9 billion over the period 2011 to 2015.
The Canadian Pork Council recently released statistics that show if there’s favourable market access, Canada’s pork industry can meet the demand for pork. In 2016, the industry exported 1.246 million tons of pork