A vast array of metals and minerals at your doorstep
Québec is one of the ten most promising spots in the world for metals and minerals, according to a Fraser Institute study.
With an area of over 1.7 million km2, Québec is one of the best places in the world to discover new metal and mineral deposits.
While Québec is famous for traditional metals like copper, gold and zinc, the province is also rich in rare-earth elements and strategic metals like lithium, nickel and niobium.
According to Technology Metals Research rankings, 8 of the 54 most promising rare-earth mining projects in the world are right here in Québec.
A friendly business environment and immense geological potential make Québec a winning choice for mining, from exploration through to production.
Some of Québec’s metals and minerals
- gold bars
- primary aluminum
- kitchen implements
- Oil refining
- rechargeable batteries
- wind turbines
- MP3 players