The Division works collaboratively with business and stakeholders to grow and diversify the manufacturing industry within the province. The forging of partnerships and programming is designed to assist local manufacturers in identifying and developing creative and innovative solutions aimed to sustain and enhance the Provincial Manufacturing Sector.
The goals and objectives of the division focus in utilizing innovative thinking, embracing technology, and developing supportive programming directed at building and sustaining a healthy, diversified and growing industry.
Staff within the manufacturing sector are proactive in promoting and supporting capacity building, productivity improvement, Lean Manufacturing principles and philosophy and additional programming based on industry needs.
Current programming includes;
Manufacturing Insights is an initiative of the Sector Development Division, in cooperation with the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Business Service Network(CNLBSN) and the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters(CME).