The province of Ontario is known internationally as a global leader in mining and the number one jurisdiction in Canada for mineral production value and exploration spending. With more than $4 billion spent annually in the Ontario mining industry on R&D, exploration, construction and equipment, Ontario represents one of the largest market opportunities in the world for mining supply and services companies.
Situated at the centre of the Northern Ontario mining industry, the city of Timmins is the ideal location for equipment manufacturers and service providers looking to expand their business in the Ontario and Quebec markets. As one of the largest cities in the north, Timmins has a strong and diverse economy encompassing resource-based industries and manufacturing as well as vibrant service and tourism sectors. The city is home to a population of 43,000 and serves a total regional market of approximately 85,000 people.
There are over 25 active gold, base metals, diamond, and industrial mineral mines within a 300 kilometer radius. This includes the deepest base metals mine in the world and the longest, continually producing gold mine in North America within Timmins’ city limits.
What does this mean? It means that there is a market for your products and services as well as a talented labour force who have had mining in their veins for over 100 years.
Please take a look at the mining supply and services value proposition below and contact us for more details on how your business will succeed in Ontario’s Golden North.
(click on cover to download Mining Supply and Services Value Proposition)