News & Events
Export guides and statistics
Government of Canada
Use these guides to help plan and diversify your international business footprint.
Evaluation of Your Potential for Foreign Expansion
International business development advisory services
A director for accelerators and incubators across Canada
Learn to Export
Government of Ontario
What you need to know about doing business in other markets.
Trade Sanctions and Restrictions
Current sanctions imposed by Canada
Struggling to tell the difference between your Ad Valorem and your Phytosanitary Certificate? You’re not alone. Commerce and industry use their own specialized language. Otherwise known as jargon.
Take Your Business Global
Selling your products and services outside of Canada is an excellent way to grow your business. Learn how.
A resource that helps optimize your value chain
Learning resources, seminars, and training about intellectual property such as patents, trademarks, and copyright.
Grow Your Business Through Exporting
Resources for experienced exporters looking for help to expand into new markets.
Trade & Investment Agreements
Discover new opportunities to expand your international footprint.
World Customs Organization
Harmonized Commodity Description & Coding System
Active Funders in Canada
Hockeystick Startup Network
Canadian startups need funding now more than ever, so we created this resource. If you an active funder, please add yourself.
A resource that provides finance, guidance, mentoring and training to early-stage entrepreneurs based in Ontario.
Assists SMEs discover, evaluate, and leverage grants to accelerate their growth plan.
Strategic Innovation Fund
Allocates repayable and non-repayable financing to Canadian firms across all industrial and technology sectors.
Money and Finance
A plan that lays out how you will manage your cash flow, secure loans to finance upcoming projects and prepare for longer-term investments to fuel growth.
Funding and Grants for Exporters
Financial support and resources for exporters. Includes programs such as: Early Stage Exporters Fund, Export Market Access Program, Ontario Exporters Fund, etc.
Financial support for small and medium-sized enterprises development of new export opportunities.
A platform that matches entrepreneurs with private investors, public finance and advisors.
Business Connection Platform
Export Development Canada
Connect with global companies and accelerate your international growth
Support for Startups
The Start & Scale Team is here to help you understand your business, commercialize your product and get you where you want to go.
Government services for canadian businesses.
Growing Your Tech Business
Technology hub that supports companies in Digital Media and ICT, Digital Health and Devices, Advanced Manufacturing, FinTech.
The THRIVE Podcast for Women Entrepreneurs is all about supporting YOU to start and build a thriving business.
IP for Business
A suite of seminars, training and information resources on the subject of intellectual property (IP) tailored for businesses and innovators, like you!
The Daily Grind
Dedicated to inspiring the next great entrepreneur
New way to discover business opportunities and learn about investment trends.
Packed with real-life examples, these webinars will help you make better business decisions and achieve your business goals.
An ever-growing digital platform for the intellectual property (IP) community to exchange the most useful and helpful tools and resources.
The Art of Fail
Un-edited conversations with entrepreneurs, innovators
For every entrepreneur
Grow Your Business
Get your questions about intellectual property answered by CIPO at events held across the country.
Canada Foundation for Innovation
The mission is to build our nation’s capacity to undertake world-class research and technology development to benefit Canadians.