Legumex Walker Inc. (TSX:LWP) is a growth oriented processor and merchandiser of pulses (lentils, peas, beans and chickpeas), other special crops and canola products. The Company is one of the largest processors of pulses and other special crops in Canada. Legumex Walker has 14 processing facilities strategically located in key growing regions in the Canadian Prairie Provinces, the American Midwest, and China, a global sales, logistics, and distribution platform and access to multimodal transportation capabilities. In addition, the Company has an 85 percent interest in Pacific Coast Canola, LLC, which operates the first and only commercial-scale canola oilseed processing facility West of the Rocky Mountains.
Pacific Coast Canola
Pacific Coast Canola delivers an exciting economic development opportunity to Eastern Washington with the construction of a state-of-the-art "canola seed to canola oil" facility in Warden, Washington. PCC's Warden plant is designed to produce over 300,000,000 pounds of canola oil each year. That oil will be food grade quality but also available for renewable fuel production. Construction started on July 14, 2011. The Warden plant is designed to crush over 350,000 metric tonnes of canola seed annually.