Government of Israel Economic Mission to Canada
The Mission’s mandate is to promote trade, investment opportunities
and joint ventures between Canadian and Israeli companies. The
activities encompass all of Canada and are conducted through the
Mission’s offices in Toronto and Montreal.
For more information please follow the Economic Mission on their blog.
- Assisting Israeli companies in
marketing their products and technologies in Canada through the
Mission’s extensive network of commercial and corporate contacts.
above contacts include: links to distributors; agents and dealers;
business associations; investors; manufacturers and R&D entities. In
addition, the Mission is in on-going contact with Canadian companies
who are obliged to purchase from Israel under reciprocal buy-back
- The Economic Mission guides Canadian
companies and individuals in search of Israeli products and direct
investments by linking them with Israeli sources, providing business
information, as well as utilizing the Mission’s network and contacts in
many sectors of Israel’s industry.
- Encouraging Canadian companies and
individuals to attend trade fairs, exhibitions, business conferences and
other events taking place in Israel, through direct mailings, press
releases and personal contacts.
- The Economic Mission also organizes
local trade events to promote Israeli technological and consumer
products; conducting informative seminars on how to do business and
direct investments in Israel. The Mission also works closely with the
business community throughout Canada to enhance awareness of products
available from Israel and newly developed technologies.
- The Economic Mission is assisted by
several Israeli based entities whose role is to promote Israel’s
industry and exports: The Israel Export & International Cooperation
Institute, The Manufacturers Association of Israel, The Office of the
Chief Scientist, The Israeli Center for R&D (MATIMOP), Israel’s
Ministry of Defense (SIBAT), Israel Association of Electronic and
Information Industries, Israel Association of Software Industries, and
other organizations that provide information and links to Israel’s
technologies, innovations and products.
- The Mission collaborates with numerous
Canadian entities such as ministries of economic development and trade
on the federal and provincial levels, as well as by economic development
offices, boards of trade and chambers of commerce in various local
municipalities throughout Canada, and also by many grassroots