Created on 2/9/2021 11:05:24 AM
Food, health, and consumer product manufacturing employs 96,000 people in over 3,000 facilities across Ontario. With its significant economic footprint, our sector is a critical driver of Ontario’s economy and can fuel post-COVID recovery and self-reliance, creating jobs and opportunities along the way.
Food, Health & Consumer Products of Canada is pleased to put forward the following recommendations for consideration in the upcoming 2021 Ontario Budget:
- Prioritizing Ontario’s essential workers for vaccines
- Fuel innovation initiatives for a circular economy
- Implement a U.K.-style Code of Conduct to address unfair retail practices
For more information on our recommendations, please see our full Pre-Budget Submission.