Calgary Regional Partnership collaborates to strengthen economy with emerging trade corridor to Port of Prince Rupert
Photo credit: Prince Rupert Port Authority
For a second year, Calgary Regional Partnership (CRP) partnered with Prince Rupert Port Authority bringing together influential leaders from industry and government to plan for the development of an emerging trade corridor. The corridor runs from Southern Alberta through Calgary Region, CN Rail’s Calgary Logistics Park to the gateway of Port of Prince Rupert destined for Asia Pacific markets.
The Port of Prince Rupert is a desirable partner for the Southern Alberta’s supply chain industry due to the potential growth to increase exports along the trade corridor, especially in agricultural products including grains.
The growth of imports into Canada from Asia-Pacific markets has been the catalyst for billions of dollars in investments into Port of Prince Rupert terminals and CN rail intermodal capabilities at Calgary Logistics Park.Read More