Grain deliveries in Alberta decreased 20.2% between December 2015 and December 2016, totaling 1.2 million tonnes. Durum and non-durum wheat decreased 37.6% and 22.6%, respectively. Canola deliveries were down 5.8%. Canadian grain deliveries were down 22.1% over the same time period.
Over 2016, grain deliveries in Alberta were down 5.2% compared to 2015 -- this is a slightly steeper decline than Canada's 3.3% decline over the same time frame.