Fort Frances has the infrastructure supply to meet the needs of all types of businesses, both large and small. Fort Frances offers a secure and stable economic base for companies to begin and prosper.
The Town of Fort Frances offers financial incentives for new business development and expansion. As a Northern community, your business will be eligible for senior government grants or loan assistance.
Sharing a common border with Minnesota offers the entrepreneurs in the Rainy River District the very best of two countries. Companies have access to both Canadian and US markets which can be reached daily via air courier, truck services, Highway 11 and the Canadian National Railway. The Rainy River District offers excellent access to the Upper Midwest of the United States and East/West connections to the prairies and Eastern/Southern Ontario.
Other benefits of doing business in Fort Frances include:
The Rainy River Future Development Corporation provides support and information for entrepreneurs, business owners, and new business wishing to locate in Fort Frances or the Region.