Gaspésie - Îles-de-la-Madeleine
Mauricie - Centre-du-Québec
Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean is a resource-based economy. Its numerous and vast waterways, conducive to hydroelectricity generation, have attracted several aluminum smelters to the region. This structuring industry with its sourcing SMEs and aluminum workers are the lifeblood of the region’s economic development. The forestry and agri-food sectors also play a key role in the regional economy.
Known for its hospitality and majestic landscape, Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean, which has modernized its road and maritime access, has become an increasingly popular tourist attraction, and lately, a cruise destination. The region has also acquired a reputation for its vibrant and creative cultural scene.
Tel.: 418 699-1485
Toll free: 1 888 699-1485
Fax: 418 699-1187