In 2018 Alberta exported agriculture and food products valued at over C$11.6 billion.

Services

  • Information about Alberta’s agriculture and food sector
  • Alberta supplier capabilities
  • Buyer-seller connections
  • Incoming mission support

Quick facts

  • In 2018 Alberta exported agriculture and food products valued at over C$11.6 billion.
  • Alberta's cattle and calves sector is the largest in Canada.
  • Most of Canada’s beef is processed in Alberta.
  • Our province is the largest producer of honey and hemp in Canada.
  • Whiskey is the largest export product in Alberta’s C$1.1 billion (2018) beverages sector; the province is known for its premium rye whiskey.
  • With higher solid levels than potatoes from other growing regions, Alberta potatoes are well-suited for french fries.
  • Alberta has excess supply of grain products and accounts for a large proportion of total Canadian grain exports.

Resources

Alberta Agriculture and Food Products and Services: Export Catalogue

Designed for importers, distributors and buyers located outside of Canada, this catalogue features agriculture products and services that Alberta exports internationally.

Product brochures

Introducing Alberta’s Agriculture and Agri-Food Sector – other languages to follow
Alberta's livestock and genetics industry – other languages to follow
Alberta Beef – also available in Chinese, Japanese and Korean
Alberta Barley – also available in Chinese
Alberta Canola – also available in Chinese and Spanish
Alberta Honey – also available in Chinese and Japanese
Alberta Pork – also available in Chinese, Japanese and Korean

More titles to follow.

Contact

Connect with the International Market Development Section:

Email: agrifoodexports@gov.ab.ca
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