Rich in natural resources
Canada has a natural bounty of raw resources that includes the world’s largest reserves of oil & natural gas, uranium, and fertiliser | potash & sulphur. Canada’s oil reserve is enough to last for the next 250 years. In addition, Canada is the largest supplier of energy to its neighbor, the US.
A strong growth record
Canada led all G-7 countries in economic growth over the past decade. The country has the fastest population growth rate in G-7.
For the sixth consecutive year, the World Economic Forum has declared Canada’s banking system to be the soundest in the world.
Low tax rates
Canada’s overall marginal effective tax rate is the lowest in the G-7.
A welcoming business environment
Canada is the best country in the G-20 to do business, according to both Forbes and Bloomberg.
A highly educated workforce
Canada’s workforce is the most highly educated among members of the OECD, with half of its working-age population having a tertiary level education.
A great place to invest, work, and live
Canada is one of the globally most multicultural countries with world-class universities, a universal health care system and clean and friendly cities in addition to having the second highest standard of living in the G-20, as measured by GDP per capita.
Source: Government of Canada, World Economic Forum, The World Bank, Finance Canada, Forbes, Bloomberg, KPMG, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development