Quebec City region:
economic vitality and innovation!

Looking for investment opportunities or a site for your business?

The Quebec City economic zone (including the Chaudière-Appalaches region) offers the best of both worlds: unbeatable quality of life and ideal conditions for economic development. With Canada maintaining a 5.5% cost advantage over the U.S., business start-up costs are extremely low. Indeed, the Quebec City region is one of the most cost-effective places in the world to do business, with one of the highest growth rates in North America and a booming job market. The Quebec City region: driving business success!


We can provide you with:
  • Information on the Quebec City Economic Zone, key growth sectors and business opportunities
  • Contact information for municipal, provincial and federal authorities, utility companies, legal and accounting professionals
  • Lists of available business sites
  • Business start-up advice
  • Assistance in locating businesses, research facilities and partners
  • Advice during the financing phase
  • Post-start-up support

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Contact us!
tel: (418) 681-9700, ext. 226

Key growth sectors

  • Applied technologies
  • Life sciences/health and nutrition
  • Processed materials




  • Quality of life and security: an ideal choice for families. With its charming blend of European and North American influences, Quebec City is steeped in history, culture and creativity, located at the center of a region renowned for its natural beauty and recreational opportunities. The public health and education systems are free and housing prices are highly attractive. An ideal region!