The deal includes a plastic film production facility in Varennes, Que.
Company said the moves will make it more effective and allow it to focus on key growth strategies.
Dozens of wholesale vegetable dealers in Shandong province’s Qingzhou city were caught
Production to start before end of 2012.
Eighty-eight per cent have strategy in place.
Canada is making progress convincing the US to allow it to join the trans-Pacific trade bloc, according to trade minister, but dairy supply system is a major roadblock.
Company says restructuring will save $1.5 billion by 2014.
Canada risks losing all of its $300 million in annual pork exports to South Korea along with market share in some other agricultural products if it doesn’t quickly sign a free trade deal with Seoul, industry officials said Thursday.
Maple Leaf Foods is cutting 1,550 jobs, closing plants in four provinces and streamlining distribution in a frenzied efficiency drive.
Sale also includes the company’s Montreal manufacturing facility