Organization: Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Trade

Bioniche opens animal vaccine production facility

Bioniche Life Sciences Inc has opened Canada’s largest livestock vaccine manufacturing facility using $25 million in repayable loans from the federal and Ontario government’s The Animal Health and Food Safety Vaccine Manufacturing Centre, located at the firm’s headquarters in Belleville ON, is a scale-up facility and the first milestone in a planned $100-million project (R$,…

AAFC loans $5M to Bioniche vaccine scale-up facility

Bioniche Life Sciences Inc has received another funding commitment as part of its planned $100-million project to create an Animal Health and Food Safety Vaccine Manufacturing Centre at its headquarters in Belleville ON. The latest financial assistance is a $5-million repayable loan from the new Agri-Opportunities Program at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. The funding will…

Ontario unveils advanced manufacturing loan program

The Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Trade (MEDT) has announced a new $500-million loan program for the manufacturing sector to encourage new investment and increased innovation. The Advanced Manufacturing Investment Strategy will provide interest-free loans to eligible large-scale projects of at least $50 million in the areas of manufacturing technologies and processes, materials innovation,…