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Story About A Bridge

The Port of Vancouver is the major gateway for canola exports to Asia. For three major grain terminals on Vancouver Harbour’s north shore, including the brand new one from G3, all of their grain passes over the single-track Second Narrows Bridge. That bridge is a symbol for a complicated rail infrastructure pinch point and the master plan to fix it.

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Canola Market Snapshot

The European Union entered a new status level for Canadian canola purchases in 2019-20, and it means we can start talking about the “Big 5” instead of the “Big 4”. The EU bought 2.1 million tonnes of Canadian canola seed in 2019-20 worth over $1 billion, moving it ahead of Mexico and just behind Japan....
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Q&A with Margaux McDonald

Margaux McDonald, Canada’s senior trade commissioner in Pakistan, answers a few questions about canola market expansion in Pakistan.

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Making Canola Protein a Common Ingredient

Protein Industries Canada provides updates on two investments that show a lot of promise for canola. The Merit plant in Winnipeg will make food products that use canola proteins, and Botaneco has a new processing method that makes canola protein a better option for aquaculture.

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