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Agriculture, Manufacturing and Tourism are the main sectors of economic growth in Huron County.  

 

Agriculture plays a very large economic role in our community.  In fact Huron County claims to be the most agriculturally producing county in Ontario based on gross farm receipts.  Corn, wheat, soybeans, canola, hay, dairy, beef, poultry and hogs are examples of agricultural products grown in Wingham and area.

 

Wingham is home to Wescast Industries, is a leading exhaust manifold supplier to the global automotive industry.  Wescast has foundry and machining facilities located in Wingham.  
Royal Homes manufactures award winning prefabricated homes for the Canadian and international markets.  Various other smaller manufacturing facilities can be found in smaller communities surrounding Wingham.