Trade Commissioner Service - United Arab Emirates

Welcome to the Trade Commissioner Service of Canada team in the UAE, with offices in both the Embassy of Canada to Abu Dhabi and the Consulate General of Canada in Dubai. We operate as a single team whose members are situated in two missions; the Embassy of Canada in Abu Dhabi and the Consulate General of Canada in Dubai. Our mandate is to promote Canada's economic interests in the UAE, and in this context, to support Canadian companies who have chosen the country as target markets for their products, services or technology. The UAE trade team is also positioned to help local contacts in matching their needs with the appropriate sources of Canadian products and services.

We serve Canadian clients in all sectors. Based on our knowledge of the market, the following sectors offer the greatest opportunities for Canadian companies:

  • Aerospace
  • Agriculture, Food & Beverages
  • Clean Technologies
  • Defence and Security
  • Education
  • Forestry and Wood Products
  • Infrastructure, Building Products and Related Services
  • Information and Communication Technologies
  • Life Sciences
  • Oil & Gas Equipment & Services

Iran is also served from the UAE. Please note that, because we do not have offices in Iran, we have only a limited ability to provide our services.