Your destination: Québec

Recognized for its innovative drive and creativity, Québec is one of the global leaders in the aerospace industry, attracting major international companies such as Bell Helicopter Textron, Bombardier Aerospace, CAE, Pratt & Whitney Canada and many others.

Touch down in the heart of the action

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Montréal is Québec’s largest city and one of the world’s top three aeronautics hubs, alongside Seattle and Toulouse. Québec accounts for 50% of Canada’s aerospace production.


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A solid, dynamic industry cluster

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Québec’s approximately 204 aerospace companies, research centres and associations offer ample business and partnership opportunities.


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A diversified workforce

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The aeronautics industry in Québec employs more than 40,160 highly trained individuals in a wide variety of professions, including engineers, technicians and specialized workers.


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Exceptional potential for innovation

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Businesses looking to do R&D can count on support from internationally renowned research centres. Over $700 million is spent on R&D in Québec each year.


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Cutting-edge training

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Québec’s universities, technical colleges and trade schools offer programs to meet the industry’s needs, training 4,800 students every year.


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Customized financial products

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As you set up your business in Québec, we will be at your side every step of the way, providing financial products geared to your needs. We can also help you develop strategic partnerships with other Québec companies and carry out major projects right here.


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Contact your expert

Benoît Larouche

Director, Business Development, New York

212 843-0976