The Government of Canada provides a variety of resources to businesses ready to scale their product and service offerings to an international market. To discuss your specific strategic goals in a confidential consultation, book an appointment with a small business advisor.
The Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) is a special operating agency of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada. We deliver intellectual property (IP) services in Canada and educate Canadians on how to use IP more effectively. Copyrights, trademarks, patents, and industrial design.
Trade Commissioner Service helps Canadian businesses grow with confidence by connecting them with our funding and support programs, international opportunities, and our network of trade commissioners in over 160 cities worldwide.
At Export Development Canada, we’re the international risk experts. We take on risk, so you can grow your business with confidence.
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) facilitates the flow of legitimate travellers and trade. The agency also enforces more than 100 acts and regulations that keep our country and Canadians safe.
Learn how to sell your products and services abroad, find support services, get financing, get information on permits, and more.
Importing goods or services to Canada, including programs that can help reduce duties.
Trade agreements and negotiations, tariff information, environmental assessments and more.
We define, shape and advance Canada’s interests and values in a complex global environment. We manage diplomatic relations, promote international trade and provide consular assistance. We lead international development, humanitarian, and peace and security assistance efforts. We also contribute to national security and the development of international law.
Discover new opportunities to expand your international footprint. Canada’s broad (and growing) trade network gives Canadian companies preferred access to diverse markets all over the world.
Trade Map provides - in the form of tables, graphs and maps - indicators on export performance, international demand, alternative markets and competitive markets, as well as a directory of importing and exporting companies.
I.E. Canada is a national, non-profit organization representing importers and exporters and committed to ensuring that trade regulations, policies and processes allow businesses to import and export efficiently.
The Global Preferential Trade Agreements Database (GPTAD) provides information on preferential trade agreements (PTAs) around the world, including agreements that have not been notified to the World Trade Organization (WTO).
Trade Information Database (TID) is an extensive one-stop source of trade information drawn from many different U.S. Government, international, and non-governmental Websites.