KEY INDUSTRIES

Saskatoon is home to the natural resources that feed, fuel and fertilize the world, as well as the innovations that surround these industries

AGRICULTURE & AGRI-VALUE

Saskatchewan is feeding the world through our raw and processed agriculture products making us the largest exporter of agri-food products in Canada. Saskatchewan is also home to more than 40% of Canada’s cultivated farmland.

MANUFACTURING

Manufacturing plays a key role in the Saskatoon Region with local companies continuously building innovative products to support a variety of industries both locally and internationally. 

LIFE SCIENCES & BIOTECHNOLOGY

Saskatoon has emerged as a world leader in biotechnology and life sciences with some of the most advanced facilities in Canada.

MINING & ENERGY

Saskatchewan produces more than one-third of Canada’s primary energy from renewable and non-renewable sources. We also have half of the known global potash reserves and are one of the top oil producers in Canada. 

RETAIL & WHOLESALE

The Saskatchewan retail and wholesale industries include approximately 10,300 companies with a combined annual revenue of $46.4 billion in 2018 and employed approximately 93,200 people.

TECHNOLOGY

Dubbed the “Silicon Prairie,” Saskatoon is home to a vibrant technology community.

Business in Saskatoon

Saskatoon’s mix of economic diversity, low business costs and high quality of life make it the perfect place for businesses and people to thrive.

Life in Saskatoon

From a low cost of living and short commute times, to great schools and endless entertainment options, there’s no better place to work and play.

Business in Saskatoon

Saskatoon’s mix of economic diversity, low business costs and high quality of life make it the perfect place for businesses and people to thrive.

Life in Saskatoon

From a low cost of living and short commute times, to great schools and endless entertainment options, there’s no better place to work and play.