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Agribusiness and Food Processing in Hamilton

Snapshot of Agribusiness and Food Processing in Hamilton

Hamilton is one of the largest regional agribusiness and food processing clusters in North America.

$1 Billion Contributing over $1 billion to Hamilton’s economy annually
9000 9000 skilled workers in Hamilton’s agribusiness and food processing sector.

HAMILTON, ONTARIO IS HOME TO WORLD-CLASS AGRIBUSINESS AND FOOD PROCESSING COMPANIES

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Food processing is a natural extension of Hamilton’s primary agricultural base, supply chain, and infrastructure.

Strategic Partnerships with the Port of Hamilton, Post-Secondary Institutions, and Export Development Canada get food products to market.

Many domestic and international brands in Hamilton represent a diverse cross-section of the sector, including meat, bakery, confections, and beverages.

Prominent examples of Hamilton’s top industry players include Tim Hortons, Gay Lea, Maple Leaf Foods, and Mondelez.

“One of the fastest growing areas of Hamilton’s economy is food and beverage manufacturing.  We have the right mix of labour force, location and land to deliver a successful product.  Join the many global food brands that already call Hamilton home.”

Brian Morris,
Agribusiness and Food Processing Lead, City of Hamilton

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