advanced manufacturing

Sector Overview.

Mississauga is at the centre of Canada’s advanced manufacturing universe. Developing world-class products for blue chip clients from around the world, this sector employs only the brightest and talented people. Home to many world class corporations, Mississauga is a leader in aerospace and automotive with rapidly growing cleantech and food and beverage sectors.

Aerospace

Mississauga’s aerospace manufacturing sub-sector is the largest across all major Canadian centres by total employment and number of businesses

Cleantech

Mississauga is home to a vibrant cleantech support ecosystem including the Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada, Advanced Energy Centre, GreenCentre Canada, Pembina Institute, Xerox Research Centre of Canada and many more.

Automotive

Mississauga is home to 11 of the 100 largest automotive suppliers to North America. Mississauga is also within the 2nd largest automotive cluster in North America (as part of the Toronto Region)

Food & Beverage

Mississauga is home to 16 Fortune 500 food & beverage companies and is growing at a significantly faster rate than the rest of the surrounding Greater Toronto Area.

Business Community.

Discover our growing business community. Filter through hundreds of advanced manufacturing businesses and set parameters based on your interests.

1,700+

Businesses

81,000+

Employees

Latest News.

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COVID-19 Response

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is impacting Canadian businesses and its operations. The City of Mississauga’s Economic Development Office (EDO) is committed

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WALTER GARRISON

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING BUSINESS INTEGRATOR

We assist manufacturing companies like yours in the following areas:

We connect your business to companies to support your supply chains needs. We provide introductions to industry organizations and networking opportunities so your business can find clients that are looking for your products and services.

As companies are looking to do more with less and improve their margins, we provide customized continuous improvement opportunities and training to assist businesses increase efficiencies and extract value from the production process.

Your voice is important and that is why we established sector councils for our key sectors (life sciences & advanced manufacturing). This group of local industry leaders serve as ambassadors and advisors for the City of Mississauga. Their collective voice that represents a common vision for the sector and provides input on our path forward.

Building a sustainable workforce for our businesses is critical to their success and to maintaining our Region’s global competitiveness. Our office leads from the front by connecting key stakeholders to discuss and advocate for solutions including the development of new programs and co-operative education opportunities to address workforce development challenges.

Are you announcing the opening of a new facility? Do you have an event that you would like to promote? Let us help you spread the word through our social media channels, website and more formal announcements

Do you have a problem you need help solving? We can help! Whether you are having trouble navigating the municipal building permit process or need to discuss transit-related items, our office is your one-stop shop to help resolve outstanding city-related or other matters.

We offer guidance and support related to relevant government funding and programs available to help businesses establish and grow.

We work with your company and our partners to provide opportunities and funding for the successful onboarding and integration of new technologies into your business.

We Can Help.

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Real Success Stories.

Explore our wide selection of businesses that have found success in Mississauga. Read their story and learn about how this city helped them.

All the right ingredients to succeed.

We are an open and diverse city that attracts and welcomes people from around the world to live, work, study, visit and play. Discover how our city has the assets that your business needs to succeed.