Located at the mouth of the Gulf of St. Lawrence

World-class logistical infrastructures: largest mineral port in North America | Highly efficient railway network.

Hub for travellers: 3rd-busiest airport in Quebec

Vast and accessible industrial zones
(over 4,000 hectares available)

Ideal for the development of projects in the primary and secondary sectors

Presence of large multinational companies
in the region:

Strong and diversified network of SMEs

Abundance of natural resources
(water, minerals, forests)

Access to liquefied natural gas | Emerging energy sources in the vicinity

(catching and processing industry)

Government services on site

Green renewable energy easily available

Knowledge hub: education, research, and innovation institutions

Workforce specialized in industrial fields

Canada and Quebec: strict regulations focused on sustainability and progressive practices | Stable political environment


Rich cultural hub (indigenous and non-indigenous communities)  3 spoken languages (French, English, Innu-aimun)

Sept-Îles is at the heart of the government’s economic development strategies

© 2018 par zone industrialo-portuaire (IP) de Sept-Iles.