Industry Snapshot: Canadian Pork Sector

Toronto – February 3, 2017 – The pork sector is a vital component of the Canadian agricultural economy. Pork accounts for about 40% of all Canadian meat production. Overall, pork production in 2016 was over 1.9 metric tonnes, a 2.5 percent increase over the previous year. Other important facts about the pork industry:


Source: Kevin Grier – Canadian Pork Market Review – January 6, 2017,