Canada’s domestic and international sales of consumer health products have increased rapidly over the last decade. From 2004 to 2014, total retail sales across the country grew at an average annual pace of 3.8 per cent while consumer health products sales increased by 4.2 per cent per year. In 2014, domestic retail sales of consumer health products were valued at $5.6 billion, while exports were estimated at $1.5 billion. Between 2004 and 2014, exports of these products nearly doubled – almost three-and-a-half times the growth in overall exports.

 

$5.6
Billion in sales

 

$1.5
Billion in exports

 

Over
56,000 jobs