A Québec delegation led by Jacques Daoust, Minister of the Economy, Innovation and Exports, will be on hand at the 49th Farnborough International Airshow, which takes place from July 14 to 20, 2014. This world-renowned event offers a host of commercial platforms to stimulate business opportunities in the aerospace sector.
Dominique Anglade, President and CEO of Montréal International, will meet on site with the sector’s key players and business leaders who are considering investing in the region. The Québec booth (Hall 4, location C-19) showcases the competitive advantages of Québec industry and provides a venue to discuss investment projects and sustainable partnerships.
Greater Montréal is Canada’s premier aerospace hub – with more than 70% of R&D, 55% of sales and 50% of employees in the sector. Bombardier, Bell Helicopter Textron, CAE, Pratt & Whitney and more than 200 specialist firms form an ideal industry cluster for investors looking to conquer the North American market.
More than 1,450 exhibitors from 45 countries presented their products and services at the 2012 Farnborough International Airshow. The airshow drew more than 107,000 professionals and led to more than US$72B in business deals.
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