wheatIn 2014, Canada produced more than 29 million tonnes of wheat, almost 5 million of which was durum.

Total wheat exports in 2014 were 24 million tonnes of valued at $7.9 billion. Canada exported 5.7 million tonnes of durum valued at almost $2.1 million.

Durum exports are highly concentrated with over 70% of all exports destined to the top 5 markets including Italy (25%), Algeria (14%), Morocco (13%), the U.S. (13%), and Venezuela (6%). In 2014 Canada exported almost 18.3 million tonnes of non-durum wheat varieties valued at $5.7 billion to over 60 countries. The top export markets were the U.S. (14%), Japan (8%), Indonesia (7%), and Peru (6%).

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