It follows recent announcements that both Cargill and Viterra plan to build canola crushing facilities of their own in Regina, the Viterra plant set to be the largest in the world.
Canada has more experience processing canola than anywhere else in the world. The 14 crushing and refining plants across Canada have the capacity to crush about 11 million tonnes of canola seed each year. As the Canadian processing sector grows, these companies are bringing new jobs and opportunity to Canadas rural economy.
Table 32 10 0352 01 Crushing statistics of major oilseedsUpdated: October 18, 2021Metric tonnes Canadian canola processing totals 2020 21 About Canola In a few decades, canola has become one of the worlds most important oilseeds and one of Canadas leading crops.
Cargill says its newest canola processing facility will be located in the Global Transportation Hub west of Regina. The project which is one of two new canola plants planned for the city ...