It is through the diverse nature of the community and surrounding area that strengths are found to promote the growth of the economy. Along with agriculture, Assiniboia has a manufacturing sector unlike many other communities of equal size. This sector also ranges in variety and complexity, from grain bin construction to custom welding projects. Each enterprise offers a unique service and caters to both ag-related and non ag-related sectors.
The primary business for Assiniboia is agriculture. As Assiniboia is located in the heart of the southern part of Saskatchewan, the town has the advantage of this central location. Assiniboia thrives on Agricultural activity, whether it be calving and seeding in the spring, or branding and harvest in the fall. The Assiniboia district has the benefit of numerous high throughput terminals handling the majority of the grain in the region; and within the town's industrial park Assiniboia boasts one of the nation's largest livestock auction yards. Assiniboia is also home to Flexxifinger QD Industries Inc., it is the premier manufacturer of harvesting aid attachments and has over 300 distributors worldwide.
Since Agriculture is the primary industry of the region, the industrial park caters to the Ag industry. Farm implement dealerships, grain storage sales and equipment rentals as well as the auction yards are all located within the industrial park.
Assiniboia has a unique retail and service atmosphere in that all the amenities of the city are found here. From grocery to pharmacy and clothing to gifts, national chains and over 200 businesses, Assiniboia has it. With friendly sales service, the retail sector is there to meet your demands.
Assiniboia has a population base of approximately 3000 people. The town itself can take pride in its daycare centre, hospital facility, personal care and long term care facilities, community complex, year-round recreation facilities and a volunteer network like no other.