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The fDi Magazine American Cities of the Future 2021-22 - Québec City Awarded fiveTimes as an American City of the Future

Québec City was honoured five times in the American Cities of the Future 2021-2022 rankings, published on June 14 by the British magazine fDi, an fDi Intelligence division of The Financial Times Limited.

The nomination supported by Québec International positioned Québec City among 210 cities located in North and South America, divided into five categories according to their population size. The analysis conducted by the experts from fDi Intelligence aimed to evaluate results related in particular to economic potential, business friendliness, human capital and lifestyle, profitability, and connectivity.

“Québec International makes every effort to maintain a highly competitive business environment, thus contributing to increasing the region’s global reputation and outreach. Once again, this recognition from UK-based fDi Magazine reflects the importance of focusing on long-term development to support steady and durable economic growth in the region,” said Québec International President and CEO Carl Viel.

Mid-sized cities rankings

  • n°3 Mid-sized Americas Cities of the Future – Overall
  • n°1 for for Human Capital and Lifestyle

  • n°5 for Connectivity (5th in Canada)
  • n°6 for Business Friendliness (3rd in Canada)
  • n°6 for for Economic Potential (2nd in Canada)

The complete ranking can be consulted on the Financial Times fDi Intelligence website.

About Québec international

Québec International contributes to the economic development of the Québec City metropolitan region and its international status. As a regional economic development agency, Québec International fosters business growth and development, supports key sectors, and attracts talent and investments to the area. To learn more, consult Québec International.