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Export Development Canada, a Premier Sponsor, at the 13th State of the Island Economic Summit

Vancouver Island is ‘on the map’ for international trade and export. Our Foreign Trade Zone designation (FTZVI) is increasing global awareness of Vancouver Island as a source of export products and as a destination for foreign direct investment. And EDC has recently opened an office in Victoria.

Find out more at the 2019 Economic Summit, October 23/24 at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre.

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Growing Business beyond our borders can be risky. That’s where EDC comes in.

Each year, Export Development Canada (EDC) helps thousands of Canadian companies conduct trade and investment in nearly 200 countries. From finding new customers to securing financing, EDC helps businesses of all sizes and sectors go, grow and succeed in global markets.

As a Crown corporation serving Canadians since 1944, EDC offers market intelligence and support international sales and investments through a mix of financial and insurance solutions. 

Join thousands of Canadian exporters already working with EDC to help finance their international operations.

“Given the trade challenges evident in today’s global economic markets and VIEA’s acheivement of Foreign Trade Zone designation for Vancouver Island, I can’t think of a more pertinent subject for thoughtful consideration. We are excited to have Peter Hall of EDC speaking at this year’s Economic Summit.” – Bret Torok-Both, Chair, VIEA.

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