Grain company licence changes

These lists include all changes to grain company licences issued by the Canadian Grain Commission as of April 19, 2023.

  • Licences issued
    New licences issued to grain companies (updated April 15, 2024)
    Date Name Class of licence Location
    2024-04-12 Battle River Railway NGC Inc. Grain dealer Forestburg, Alberta
    2024-04-12 Battle River Railway NGC Inc. Primary elevator (2)
    • Alliance, Alberta
    • Rosalind, Alberta
    2024-04-01 Purely Canada Foods Corp. Primary elevator Lajord, Saskatchewan
    2024-04-01 Prairie Premium Products Inc. Primary elevator Birtle, Manitoba
    2024-01-01 ADM Agri-Industries Company Process elevator Vanscoy, Saskatchewan
    2023-12-14 Sevita International Corporation Grain dealer Inkerman, Ontario
    2023-11-16 Bassano Grain Inc. Grain dealer Chestermere, Alberta
    2023-10-13 Prairie Fava Ltd. Process elevator Glenboro, Manitoba
    2023-10-03 Landus Ag ULC Grain dealer Calgary, Alberta
    2023-10-03 Dandilee Spice Corp. Grain dealer Grenfell, Saskatchewan
    2023-09-11 AGT Foods Oat Milling Limited Partnership Process elevator Aberdeen, Saskatchewan
    2023-09-11 Monette Seeds Ltd. Primary elevator Swift Current, Saskatchewan
    2023-09-01 Prairie Heritage Seeds Inc. Grain dealer Radville, Saskatchewan
    2023-08-08 Orenda Commodity Services Ltd. Grain dealer, Process elevator Ste. Agathe, Manitoba
    2023-07-10 Simpson Seeds Inc. Grain dealer Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
    2023-07-01 Viserion Grain, LLC Grain dealer Denver, Colorado, U.S.
    2023-07-01 G3 Canada Limited Primary elevator Melfort Saskatchewan
    2023-06-08 Tradex Commodity Group Inc. Grain dealer Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
    2023-06-06 G3 Canada Limited Primary elevator Rycroft, Alberta
    2023-06-01 GrainsConnect Canada Operations Inc. Grain dealer, Primary elevator (4)
    • Calgary, Alberta
    • Maymont, Saskatchewan
    • Reford, Saskatchewan
    • Huxley, Alberta
    • Vegreville, Alberta
    2023-05-01 Mandala Trading Canada Inc. Grain dealer Mississauga, Ontario
    2023-02-17 London Agricultural Commodities, Inc. Terminal elevator Port Colborne, Ontario
    2022-12-15 Canada Direct Processing Inc. Primary elevator Lafleche, Saskatchewan
    2022-11-01 Richardson Pioneer Limited Primary elevator Carmichael, Saskatchewan
    2022-11-01 Bridge Agri Partners Inc. Grain dealer Lethbridge, Alberta
    2022-09-12 Semences Prograin Inc. Grain dealer Saint-Césaire, Quebec
  • Licences no longer in effect
    Licences no longer in effect (updated April 19, 2024)
    Date Name Reason for change Location
    2024-04-19 Global Food and Ingredients Inc. Primary elevator licence no longer held Bowden A, Alberta
    2024-04-01 The Andersons, Inc. Primary elevator licence no longer held Melfort, Saskatchewan
    2024-04-01 Mandala Trading Canada Inc. Grain dealer licence not renewed Mississauga, Ontario
    2024-04-01 Purely Canada Foods Corp. and Purely Canada Terminals Corp., jointly and severally Primary elevator licence no longer held Lajord, Saskatchewan
    2024-04-01 Orenda Commodity Services Ltd. Grain dealer licence not renewed Ste. Agathe, Manitoba
    2024-04-01 Grain Millers Canada Corp. Grain dealer licence not renewed Yorkton, Saskatchewan
    2024-04-01 Besco Grain Ltd. Grain dealer licence not renewed Carman, Manitoba
    2024-03-25 Zeghers Seed Inc. o/a Zeghers Canada Grain dealer, primary elevator licences revoked Holland, Manitoba
    2024-03-01 Westland Agro Ltd. Grain dealer licence not renewed Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan
    2024-01-31 Cargill Limited Primary elevator licence no longer held
    • Edmonton, Alberta
    • Viking, Alberta
    2024-01-31 Parrish & Heimbecker, Limited Primary elevator licence no longer held Glossop, Manitoba
    2024-01-12 Westland Agro Ltd. Primary elevator licence cancelled Lafleche, Saskatchewan
    2024-01-01 Prairie Pulse Inc. Process elevator licence not renewed Vanscoy, Saskatchewan
    2024-01-01 Wetaskiwin Seed & Grain Co-operative Ltd. Primary elevator licence not renewed Wetaskiwin, Alberta
    2023-11-01 G.S. Dunn Limited Grain dealer licence not renewed Hamilton, Ontario
    2023-10-01 Parrish & Heimbecker, Limited Primary elevator licence no longer held Vulcan, Alberta
    2023-10-01 Obhrai & Associates Inc. Grain dealer licence not renewed Chestermere, Alberta
    2023-09-13 Paterson Grain, a division of Paterson GlobalFoods Inc. Primary elevator licence no longer held Fox Valley, Saskatchewan
    2023-09-11 Alliance Pulse Processors Inc. Primary elevator licence cancelled Aberdeen, Saskatchewan
    2023-09-08 Providence Grain Group Inc. Primary elevator licence cancelled Winnipeg, Manitoba
    2023-07-31 Scoular Canada, Ltd Primary elevator licences (3) cancelled
    • Winkler 1, Manitoba
    • Runciman, Saskatchewan
    • Brooksby, Saskatchewan
    2023-07-01 Obhrai & Associates Inc. Primary elevator licence not renewed Bassano, Alberta
    2023-07-01 Merit Functional Foods Corporation Grain dealer licence not renewed Winnipeg, Manitoba
    2023-07-01 Kruse Western, LLC Grain dealer licence not renewed Denver, Colorado, U.S.
    2023-06-01 GrainCorp Operations Limited Primary elevator licences (4) not renewed
    • Maymont, Saskatchewan
    • Reford, Saskatchewan
    • Huxley, Alberta
    • Vegreville, Alberta
    2023-05-01 Simpson Seeds Inc. Primary elevator licence no longer held Moose Jaw 2, Saskatchewan
    2023-04-01 Ming Hai Inc. Grain dealer, process elevator licences not renewed Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
    Dundurn, Saskatchewan
    2023-02-28 Sollio Cooperative Group Grain dealer licence cancelled Montreal, Quebec
    2023-02-17 Ceres Global Ag Corp. Terminal elevator licence cancelled Port Colborne, Ontario
    2022-12-12 Simpson Seeds Inc. Primary elevator licence no longer held Swift Current, Saskatchewan
    2022-12-01 Scoular Canada, Ltd. Primary elevator licence no longer held Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
    2022-12-01 Delmar Commodities Ltd. Primary elevator licence no longer held Ste. Agathe, Manitoba
  • Grain company name changes
    Grain company name changes (updated December 8, 2023)
    Date Current Name Previous Name Location
    2023-12-08 Aditya Birla Global Trading Canada Pvt. Ltd. Swiss Singapore Canada Pte. Ltd. Surrey, British Columbia
    2023-10-01 Viterra USA Grain, LLC Gavilon Grain, LLC Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.
    2023-01-10 Prairie Premium Products Inc. Prairie Flax Products Inc. Portage la Prairie, Manitoba
  • Licence class changes
    Licence class changes (updated April 5, 2024)
    Date Name Licence change Location
    2024-04-05 Prairie Premium Products Inc. Process elevator licence changed to primary elevator licence MacGregor, Manitoba
    2024-01-01 Delmar Commodities Ltd. Primary elevator licence changed to process elevator licence Jordan, Manitoba
    2023-10-01 Etter Seed & Processing Ltd. Primary elevator licence changed to process elevator licence Richardson, Saskatchewan
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