MANUFACTURING

Manitoba has a large, thriving manufacturing sector. We are the largest bus manufacturing centre in North America and also produce quality fire engines, storage tanks, semi trailers, and motor homes.

Total revenues for the manufacturing sector in 2011 exceeded $17 billion. Food manufacturing had revenues in 2011 of over $4.6 billion, transportation equipment of $1.5 billion, machinery of $1.6 billion and chemical manufacturing of $1.3 billion in revenues.

The Manufacturing industry is comprised of more than 1,300 businesses employing over 42,000 workers.

 

Associations / Sector Councils

For more information about career opportunities in the Manufacturing sector, as well as education and training, we encourage you to visit the websites below where you will discover more about this industry and what it has to offer.

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters Manitoba (CME)

Food & Beverage Manitoba

Manitoba Print Industry Association (MPIA)