Export, Innovate, Invest - The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service

Export from Canada

Get on-the-ground assistance, reach new export markets, expand your business internationally.


Connect with qualified international contacts for R&D partnering, commercialization or sourcing of technology.


Find out more about recruitment and partnership opportunities for education institutions in international markets.

Invest in Canada

Discover Canada's investment advantages, its vibrant industries, and learn how to establish your business in Canada.

Our Offices

Our Trade Commissioners provide expert advice and problem-solving skills—whether you export, invest or partner.

Events for Canadians

  • BDC Small Business Week (October 19-25, 2014)

    Thousands of business people will join at events held across Canada for this annual celebration of entrepreneurship, organized by Business Development Bank of Canada. This is a week to celebrate and promote Canadian business!

  • The Enterprise Canada Network (ECN)

    Check out this new platform enabling Canadian companies and researchers to post and access pre-qualified business, technology and research opportunities. Save time and money through facilitated partnerships and direct guidance to public or private sector resources!

  • Urban Infrastructure and Built Environment Trade Mission to India (November 10-15, 2014)

    Attention Canadian companies! Are you active in the infrastructure sector and ready to export? This trade mission to India will help you find opportunities and develop important contacts.

Events for International Investors

  • CEO Connection Mid-Market Convention - Philadelphia, PA (October 20-21, 2014)

    CEO Connection's Mid-Market Convention attracts companies earning between $100 million and $3 billion in annual revenues. Stop by our Invest in Canada booth and ask us about Canada's competitive advantages.

  • Life Science FDI Attraction @OCTANe (October 21-23, 2014)

    The OCTANe Medical Device & Investor Forum (MDIF) brings together a global group of billion-dollar corporations, high growth companies, entrepreneurs, researchers, and investors, to the leading medical device industry conference in the West.

  • RoBo Business (October 21-23, 2014)

    RoboBusiness is the premier business development event for the global robotics industry. This one-of-a-kind event brings together robotics solutions providers with investors, customers, consultants and end users from around the world for 3 days of high quality networking and unparalleled programming focused on the development and commercialization of best-in-class robotics.