Infographic: An Overview of the Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food System Highlights

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In 2013

  • The agriculture and agri-food sector generated $106.9 billion, accounting for 6.7% of Canada’s GDP.
  • The agriculture and agri-food sector provides 1 in 8 jobs in Canada, employing over 2.2 million people.
  • Canada is the world’s 5th largest exporter of agriculture and agri-food products. Canadian export sales grew by 5.5% in 2013 to $46.0 billion.
  • Exports to the United States (U.S.) increased by 10.8% in 2013. Exports to non-U.S. markets grew by 6.0%.

Modern. Innovative. Growing.

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