Saskatchewan Aerospace and Defence

Manufacturing plays a key role in Saskatchewan, making up 7% of the provincial GDP . In 2017, manufacturing shipments totalled $16 billion.

Saskatchewan manufacturers have achieved many world firsts – in everything from satellite communications technology and dryland farming equipment to in-road scales for the trucking industry.

Key manufacturing clusters include:

Machinery, transportation and industrial equipment;

Food, crop and beverage processing;

Wood, steel and plastic products; and

Chemical manufacturing.

Emerging clusters include:

Aerospace and defence;

Specialty automotive products, UAVs; and

Electronics and instrumentation.

Saskatchewan’ s innovative manufacturers are collaborating to build leading-edge technology such as continuous mining equipment used in the potash industry and remote-controlled equipment used in uranium mining.

Located in the heart of the Canadian Prairies, Saskatchewan is well positioned to meet the needs of the agricultural equipment sector . We specialize in short-line manufacturing of agricultural equipment for precision dryland farming. Saskatchewan’ s top-quality farm equipment can be found hard at work all around the world.

With the province’ s central location in North America, Saskatchewan manufacturers have access to markets of 270 million people within a one-or two-day drive.

The Saskatchewan Manufacturing Centre of Excellence, helps local manufacturers increase their productivity and innovation plus further develop their skilled labour force. A world-class steel mill in the province provides high-quality steel supply to the local industry.

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