Growth, Enterprise and Trade

Key Industry Sectors


A $1.9 billion dollar industry with over 5,000 persons employed in manufacturing, repair & overhaul equals 80% of industry revenues with aerospace training and services another providing 20%....More

Money iconFinancial Services

Manitoba is home to a highly diversified financial services sector including firms that are leaders in property and casualty insurance, life insurance, mutual funds, wealth management, and leasing...More

potatoAgribusiness: Food Processing

The food processing industry is the largest manufacturing sector in Manitoba, representing 25% of total provincial manufacturing shipments and accounting for manufacturing shipments in the order of $4.0 billion...More

custom designed busHeavy Vehicle Manufacturing

The Heavy Vehicle manufacturing sector is a significant part of Manitoba's $1.9 billion equipment manufacturing industry. The sector accounts for about 10% of Manitoba’s annual exports...More

Tractor IconAgribusiness Manufacturing & Technology
This sector is estimated to exceed $1 billion dollars. As much as 70% is exported with the majority bound for the United States markets, particularly the Upper Midwest...More

Communications industryInformation & Communications Technologies & Media

The ICT & Media sector has over 1,500 companies operating mainly in Winnipeg, supported by an extensive network of R & D organizations and industry associations...More

Buidling productsBuilding Products

The Manitoba building products industry is export oriented, with approximately $214 million of building products in 2010 being shipped to the principal markets of the United States, China and Europe... More

Mineral resources explorationMining, Minerals & Petroleum
Education Education

Manitoba's education system is designed to help prepare students to live and work in an international and multicultural society, and create economic and employment opportunities for Manitobans... More


With over 6,800 retail venues employing over 66,700 people, the value of Manitoba's retail industry is estimated to be over $16 billion. The retail industry contributes approximately $2.9 billion (7.3%) to Manitoba's GDP annually... More

 Clean EnergyElectricity

At the heart of tourism in Manitoba are the industry members whose products, services and cultural experiences welcome almost 11 million visitors to the province who spend nearly $1.45 billion dollars...More

Environmental IndustriesEnvironmental Industries
Manitoba is in the unique position of having the resources, experience and wherewithal to become Canada's renewable energy powerhouse. Already a leader in developing one of the cleanest and greenest electricity systems in the world, Manitoba plans to build on those successes and move farther down the path towards fossil fuel freedom....More

Transportation and logisticsTransportation & Logistics
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