MANUFACTURING

The diversity of our local industries provides endless opportunities for manufacturing advancements

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. Our local manufacturers have pioneered many new ground-breaking products – everything from satellite communications technology and dry land farming equipment, to robotic mining equipment.

Key industries include:

  • Food and beverage processing
  • Machinery
  • Transportation and industrial equipment
  • Chemical manufacturing
  • Forestry products

Emerging sectors include:

  • Aerospace and defense
  • Specialty automotive products unmanned aerial vehicles
  • Electronics and instrumentation

FACTS

  • Manufacturing shipments of products totaled $17.9 billion in 2018, up by 12.8% from 2017
  • The sector employs more than 28,100 people
  • International exports of manufactured goods was valued at $6.5 billion

SUPPORT

BUSINESS INCENTIVES

There are a number of business incentives available to manufacturing companies in Saskatchewan:


Joanne Baczuk

Director, Business Development

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.

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.

Joanne Baczuk

Director, Business Development
(306) 664-0728

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.

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.