Saguenay shines across many sectors: Aluminum production and transformation, forestry, food, energy, medical research, tourism and has renowned niches of excellence across the province of Québec.
In need of hydroelectric power? With the high rate of flow rivers, our city and area are genuine and powerful sources of energy.
Saguenay produces a third of all aluminium manufactured in Canada - The combination of expertise, technology and energy make the area a major player in this industry and why it is known as the Valley of Aluminium.
A niche of excellence in northern agriculture, experienced producers and a unique climate: the region shines in the food industry.
Saguenay is an outdoor paradise due to the natural environment and majestic fjord. It's also a major cultural destination and an important stopover for international cruises. It boasts a niche of excellence in adventure tourism.
A significant pool of physicians works in Saguenay, in the genomics and biomedical fields. The research is founded on regional phenomena.