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Four Important Steps To Take For Proper Warehouse Food Storage

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 6th, 2019. Posted in Heavy haul, Warehouse one vancouver, Warehousing and distribution

When it comes to Canadian GDP, the importance of the trucking industry can’t be overstated.

  • In Canada alone, the trucking industry employs more than 250,000 drivers and 400,000 employees while the entire industry itself is worth more than $65 billion.
  • Statistics from 2012 show that about 90 percent of Canada’s consumer products and foodstuffs are shipped by truck. In fact, two-thirds of trade between Canada and the United States is done by truck.
  • When it comes to food, the food and beverage industry is Canada’s second largest manufacturing industry in terms of value of production. In 2014 alone, shipments of food and beverage were worth more than $100 billion.
  • What’s more, the food and beverage processing industry represents about 17 percent of total manufacturing shipments and two percent for the GDP.

With the food and beverage industry being so important in Canada and with a lot of product being moved, there are a lot of benefits in u