Why invest in Canada?
Access to the world market
These are just a few of the reasons why the world's leading companies are starting up in Canada.
Among them, the largest Fortune 500 companies are expanding existing operations or establishing new R&D centers in Canada.
In this erratic world, it can be difficult to seize opportunities and avoid risks.
To grow and be successful, global companies need to find an oasis in chaos.
Canada is that place. And investors are catching on. At a time when global foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows fell 27%, FDI in Canada increased 65% in 2018.
2.8M STEM graduates
65% increase in FDI
10th largest economy
17 Sea ports
117 Borders with the USA
The Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA), signed in November 2018, modernizes NAFTA.
The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the European Union guarantees that almost 99% of the European Union's tariffs are tax-free for Canadian products and guarantees market access for both the European Union and the Americas. from North. No other top investment destination in the Americas can offer access to the 28 Member States of the European Union.
The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) provides companies operating in Canada with preferential access to one of the world's largest trading blocks, including key markets in Asia and Latin America.
Canada is second only to Japan among the G20 countries in terms of political stability.
Fuente: Banco Mundial, 2017
Canada has the strongest banking system among the G7 countries and ranks second in the world.
Source: World Economic Forum, 2018
Canada is seen as the least corrupt country among the G20 members and ninth among 180 countries.
Source: Transparency International, 2018