Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Canada
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Barley and Wheat
Date
01/04/2012
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Export subsidies
Description
Introduced subsidies to grain handlers for the shipment of grain through the Arctic port, Churchill, in order to lose wheat  and barley after the end of Canadian Wheat Board (CBW) monopoly. The government will offer incentives of CAD 25 million (USD 25.1 million) over the next five years.