Your export guide to

Sharing Much More than a Border

With one of the most stable political environment in the world and a strong record of economic growth, Canada presents a wide range of opportunities for foreign investors across all sectors. The country offers a close proximity and easier access to the US market, but you’ll find many other advantages to develop strong commercial ties with the Great White North.

With a strong business and consumer base and one of the soundest banking systems in the world, it’s no surprise that Forbes ranked Canada as the second-best country in the G20 to do business with. Canada has one of the most transparent legislatures and the most educated workforce in the world with half of its working-age population having completed a tertiary level education. And they want you to know that “eh” is listed as a real world in the dictionary.

The federal structure of the Canadian’s government means that taxation and business activities are regulated at the federal, provincial, and local levels. First time exporters can therefore find it challenging to navigate through all the different levels of regulation. But these are small hurdles compared to the huge benefit of doing business with Canada. And that’s one thing Canadians’s are not sorry about.

In this Getting to Global guide, we will guide you through the process of reaching Canada’s consumers, successfully making sales on ecommerce channels, and getting your products to reach the desired consumers.


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Learn how to get ready to sell your products to Canada