338

BUSINESSES

rLISTED

96 M$

RREVENUE

GENERATED

52 %

REVENUE

FROM THE DAIRY INDUSTRY

600

NUMBER OF

FARMERS

An asset in the RCM

The RCM of Lac Saint-Jean Est is a significant agricultural and agri-food development hub. With its agricultural area covering 98,779 hectares, agriculture remains the heart of this vibrant and eco-friendly region. There are several agri-food processors, mainly in the meat and sausage, beverage, baked goods, fruit and vegetable and dairy industries.

Our expertise

The RCM has extensive knowledge in agriculture and agri-food services, with over one hundred specialists who support the added value and development of our businesses.

Tourism
Tourism is one of the main vectors of economic development in Québec and its regions. The tourism industry is made up of 29,500 businesses, including the 416,000 jobs that are affiliated with those businesses. Through its tourism division, governed by Tourisme Alma Lac-Saint-Jean, CIDAL’s mission is to stimulate tourism businesses in the RCM of Lac-Saint-Jean-Est so that they can offer excellent services with sustainable tourism as an integral part of their business.   From nature adventure tourism and exciting urban experiences, to a deliciously gourmet trip and a cultural discovery like no other, the RCM of Lac-Saint-Jean-Est offers visitors something original and authentic. Its vast territory is a nature lover’s dream come true, and it attracts thousands of visitors every year. The region is a significant hub for tourists, with over one hundred companies working in the tourism industry.
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