La force de la matière grise
Investing in
Aluminium Valley
  1. Developing your Projects

    The exceptional clustering of Rio Tinto Alcan aluminium smelters and renowned expertise of Saguenay?Lac-Saint-Jean transformation companies.

  2. Aluminium Valley ®

    Companies working in the aluminium sector benefit from a unique tax break: the Aluminium Valley tax credit.

  3. Location

    Advantageous geographical location: A pre-eminent gateway and ideal place for market prospection and success.

  4. R & D : Aluminium Valley®

    The convergence of nearly 400 aluminium researchers; the highest concentration of minds per km2 in Canada.

  5. Financing

    Special financial solutions have been implemented in Aluminium Valley to stimulate business startups.

  6. Partners

    A strong network of socioeconomic partners at your service.

AVS at a Glance

A non-profit organization on the international market, the Aluminium Valley Society works at stimulating aluminium processing and takes part in the implementation, start-up and growth of businesses located in the heart of one of the world’s most attractive aluminium transformation locations: Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean. Since 2001, the organization has been the strongest ally of aluminium transformation initiatives as both an enabler and facilitator. With a focus on business projects, the Aluminium Valley Society plays a primary role with business people who wish to invest in the aluminium sector. The Society works closely with a network of economic and strategic development partners in Québec, the rest of Canada, and abroad, in an effort to drive the development of the aluminium industry in Aluminium Valley®.

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  1. Jean-Benoît Pineault, General Manager of Groupe Réfraco, will be Honorary Chairman of the 2017 Aluminium Valley in Business Trade Show. Aluminium Valley Society President, Mr. Arthur Gobeil, made the announcement at the launch of CQRDA’s AL13 magazine on December 7, 2016, at La Pulperie de Chicoutimi Museum.

  2. La Société de la Vallée de l’aluminium et ses partenaires ont le plaisir de vous annoncer le 5e Salon La Vallée de l’aluminium en affaires. Une conférence de presse se tiendra jeudi le 17 octobre 2013 à 13h15 à l'hôtel Delta.

  3. ALMA – La nouvelle entreprise Kargo d’Alma a reçu lundi une aide du gouvernement du Québec et du CLD Lac-Saint Est totalisant 350 000 $, qui créera six emplois supplémentaires en plus de stimuler les emplois indirects dans la région.

  4. 24 September 2013

    Aluminium Valley Society is proud to announce the launch of its new Website.