Oct 2022
Laurel Broten

Five questions for Laurel Broten, Invest in Canada’s new Chief Executive Officer by: Invest in Canada

Laurel Broten became Invest in Canada’s chief executive officer on October 3, 2022. She is an award-winning CEO, a former cabinet minister, a lawyer, a legislator, an advocate and a community builder.
Aug 2022
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Umicore chooses Canada for first-of-its-kind EV battery materials plant by: Invest in Canada

Belgium-based Umicore has announced a $1.5 billion investment in an electric vehicle (EV) battery facility in Loyalist, Ontario. Learn more.
Jun 2022
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Canada's leadership in sustainable mining by: Invest in Canada

At the PDAC 2022 Convention, Canada’s sustainable mining leadership was on full display. Learn more.
Apr 2022
Invest in Canada, LG Energy Solution and Stellantis

How Invest in Canada facilitates global investment in EV battery industry by: Katie Curran, Interim Chief Executive Officer

The future promise of electric vehicles (EV) is close to becoming a present reality right here in Canada.
Mar 2022
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Battery investment by LG Energy Solution and Stellantis anchors Canada's EV supply chain by: Invest in Canada

Korea-based LG Energy Solution in a joint venture with Netherlands-based auto manufacturer Stellantis N.V. announced plans to build a major electric vehicle battery manufacturing facility in Windsor, Ontario.
Mar 2022
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Canada leads the world for sustainability in batteries and electric vehicles by: Invest in Canada

In the race to establish domestic battery and electric vehicle supply chains, Canada has advantages other countries do not and will not possess. Canada is the only country in the Western hemisphere with a true start-to-finish electric vehicle supply chain.  
Nov 2021
panelists at Toronto Global Forum 2021

Canada: a spark for the batteries and electric vehicles industry by: Invest in Canada

At this year’s Toronto Global Forum, Invest in Canada brought together leaders in Canada’s EV industry to discuss the challenges and opportunities Canada faces as it leads the electrification of the transportation sector.
Jan 2021
Canada and USA flags

Canada and the U.S.: Investing in our partnership by: Emily King, Senior Investor Services Advisor, U.S., Invest in Canada

Canada and the U.S. are important partners, with close cultural and economic ties. In this blog, Emily King reflects on our countries’ shared values that are key to building and strengthening this partnership.
Jan 2021
Suspension bridge with Canada flag

Looking ahead: 2021 trends for foreign direct investment in Canada by: Ian McKay, CEO, Invest in Canada

Countries and companies faced a year unlike any other in 2020 and are looking to navigate the uncertainties of COVID-19. In 2021, 4 key trends will shape investment decisions and Canada will continue to offer unmatched advantages.
Oct 2020
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Canada’s resilience makes it an ideal place to invest post-COVID-19 by: The Hon. Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade & Ian McKay, CEO, Invest in Canada

The pandemic is still with us, and it will be for some time to come. So, while our main focus needs to remain on protecting the health and safety of our citizens, we must, at the same time, work towards economic recovery and create business opportunities for global investors post-COVID.
Aug 2020
Canada flag reflected in office building

Canada's FDI numbers for Q2 and the economic effects of COVID-19 by: Francis Campbell, Analyst, Research & Bruce Hillcoat, Senior Writer, Invest in Canada

Statistics Canada released its Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) report for the second quarter (Q2) of 2020. Find out more about how COVID-19 has affected Canada's FDI Inflow.
Jun 2020
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Canada: A competitive and stable investment during recession by: Karicia Quiroz, Research Manager, Invest in Canada

Canada's FDI and economic recovery from past crises reveals that Canada is well-positioned to remain resilient and to recover from COVID-19.