A flourishing industry

The food and beverage processing industry is the second largest manufacturing industry in Canada in terms of value of production with shipments worth $112.4 billion in 2016 accounting for 18% of total manufacturing shipments and 2% of the national GDP. The food and beverage manufacturing industry invests about $2 billion annually in capital expenditures, about 80% of which is in machinery and equipment.

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Food & Beverage Canada is an association of seven regional food and beverage manufacturing associations from coast to coast plus leading industry and stakeholder members. The organization is committed to collaborative relationships and constructive communications with federal and provincial governments.

FBC-ABC will proactively define, lead and shape relevant issues through collaborative relationships, responsible communications and knowledge sharing among members, government and other stakeholders.

FBC-ABC will work with governments to effectively shape public policy and industry actions for the benefit of Canadians.

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