TABER, Alta. — Potential trade negotiations with the administration of United States President Donald Trump could affect Canada’s sugar business.
Though small in the global scheme of sugar production, which comes mostly from cane, Canada’s sugar trade also involves the southern Alberta sugar beet industry.
Canada’s access to the United States under existing rules comprises 10,300 tonnes of beet sugar and 59,250 tonnes of sugar-containing products annually.
Maintaining that trade is “absolutely fun...