A transoceanic vessel docked in an industrial port under a dramatic sky.


We encourage the development of Côte-Nord business communities by directly assisting this region’s businesses and organizations with their projects.

Overview of the region

Côte-Nord serves a territory whose economy is primarily based on large corporation mining production. The forestry, bio-food and tourism sectors also contribute to the region’s economic growth.

Côte-Nord Business Office

701, boulevard Laure, bureau 202B,
Sept-Îles (Québec) G4R 1X8
Phone number (toll free): 1-800-561-0633
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Intervention Strategies

Côte-Nord intervention strategy

Profile and priorities of the region that extends from Tadoussac to east of Blanc-Sablon, and includes Anticosti Island

Success stories

Major renovation project at the CIMM in Tadoussac

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the GREMM expanded and modernized its museum exhibit, which now houses the largest collection of whale skeletons in North America.

Our collaborators in Quebec

Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

Provides professional services to businesses in all industries. Supports enterprises in seeking financing and in their business start-up and growth.

Canada Business Network

Provides access to government programs, business tools, forms and on-line services to enterprises.

Export Development Canada (EDC)

Dedicated to helping Canadian companies of all sizes succeed on the world.

Info entrepreneurs

Offers information services to businesses from all sectors and at every stage of development. Provides access to information on federal and provincial departments as well as to integrated information products and interactive tools.

Investissement Québec

Supports SMEs, NPOs and businesses in their development and financing research.

Ministère de l'Économie et de l'Innovation Québec (MEI)

Supports the development of the Quebec economy, innovation and exports by ensuring coordination and joint action between the various stakeholders in the economic, scientific, social and cultural fields.

National Research Council Canada (NRC)

Supports SMEs in approving and developing new products or procedures. Financial assistance is awarded after the project has been assessed by an industrial technology advisor.

The Réseau des SADC et CAE

The Réseau des SADC et CAE contributes to the economic development of their communities by providing services to enterprises: access to funding, technical assistance and support for local, youth and female entrepreneurship.

Ressources Entreprises

Offers professional support and specialized information services on all private and government programs and services to entrepreneurs in Eastern Quebec.

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