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  • In 2022, Canada exported $4.7 BILLION of beef and veal to 53 countries.

  • In 2022, Canada exported $4.8 BILLION of pork to 77 countries.

  • Red meat consumption and exports supported 288,000 JOBS according to latest figures

  • CMC regular members include almost 60 companies operating 186 federally regulated establishments in Canada.
  • $ 13.7 billion in GDP & 194,000 JOBS were supported by Canada’s red meat supply chain.

 

NEWS

Meat sector calls on Government to reverse course to keep food prices affordable and help save rural Canada’s economy

Wednesday, May 29, 2024
Meat sector calls on Government to reverse course to keep food prices affordable and help save rural Canada’s economy  Changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker program have had a disproportionate impact in rural areas Recent changes to foreign worker rules from the Government of Canada are

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CMC Urges Support for Temporary Foreign Workers to Reinforce Canada’s Meat Industry

Thursday, March 28, 2024
Last week, the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Marc Miller and the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development, Randy Boissonnault announced changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP),  challenging the ability for meat processors to fulfill the needs of Canadian consumers. Years of successive Agri-food

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Canadian Meat Council statement on recently announced USDA labeling rules

Thursday, March 14, 2024
In response to the recently announced USDA rules  “Product of USA” Label Claim to Enhance Consumer Protection, Canadian Meat Council’s President & CEO, Chris White, issued the following response:  “For decades, we have worked with our North American counterparts to create one of the most integrated

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CMC, COMECARNE & Meat Institute Sign Joint Statement of Coordination

Thursday, March 14, 2024
Strengthens Collaboration on Behalf of North American Meat Industry Playa del Carmen, Mexico – To deepen meat industry coordination and government collaboration in Canada, Mexico and the United States, the Canadian Meat Council (CMC), Consejo Mexicano de la Carne (COMECARNE), and the Meat Institute signed a

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CMC’S MEMBERSHIP IS AN ASSOCIATION OF DIVERSE BUSINESSES WITH A COMMON GOAL—TO ENSURE THE MEAT INDUSTRY CONTINUES TO THRIVE AND GROW AND REMAINS THE BEST INDUSTRY TO WORK FOR IN CANADA.

 

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