Google Translate Disclaimer

A number of pages on the Government of Saskatchewan`s web site have been professionally translated in French. These translations are identified by a yellow text box that resembles the link below and can be found in the right hand rail of the page. The home page for French-language content on this site can be found here:

Renseignements en Français

Where an official translation is not available, Google™ Translate can be used. Google™ Translate is a free online language translation service that can translate text and web pages into different languages. Translations are made available to increase access to Government of Saskatchewan content for populations whose first language is not English.

The results of software-based translation do not approach the fluency of a native speaker or possess the skill of a professional translator. The translation should not be considered exact, and may include incorrect or offensive language Government of Saskatchewan does not warrant the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information translated by this system. Some files or items cannot be translated, including graphs, photos, and other file formats such as portable document formats (PDFs).

Any person or entities that rely on information obtained from the system does so at his or her own risk. Government of Saskatchewan is not responsible for any damage or issues that may possibly result from using translated website content. If you have any questions about Google™ Translate, please visit: Google™ Translate FAQs.

Saskatchewan's Manufacturing Sales Growth Leads Nation

Released on May 17, 2017

Growth in manufacturing sales in Saskatchewan showed significant year-over-year strength in March, more than doubling the national average.

On a seasonally-adjusted basis, Saskatchewan’s year-over-year manufacturing sales grew by 19.8 per cent to $1.35 billion—tying with Prince Edward Island for the highest growth rate in Canada.  Manufacturing sales in March 2017 increased nationally by 8.2 per cent over March 2016.

“The innovation and competitiveness of Saskatchewan’s manufacturers have earned them a share of the global marketplace and put them on the leading edge of our economic growth,” Economy Minister Jeremy Harrison said.  “Leading the country in manufacturing growth is a testament to the strength and resiliency of our province’s economy.”

Areas that saw prominent year-over-year increases in the province’s manufacturing sector were shipments of food and wood products (23 per cent and 27.8 per cent, respectively) and non-durable goods (22.6 per cent). 


For more information, contact:

Deb Young
Phone: 306-787-4765

We need your feedback to improve Help us improve