Canadian / SoCal Trade Updates

For businesses seeking to engage with other organizations for discussions and networking on cross-border trade and investment between Southern California and Canada, we invite you to visit MAPLE Business Council, a California non-profit business networking organization founded by Canadians in Orange County's board of directors. An independent organization, MAPLE is a member-driven network that connects executives, entrepreneurs, investors, and institutions for bilateral business growth opportunities. Visit for more information on the work of the council and for additional resources on trade and foreign direct investment. Resources include:

Canadian Trade Resources

Consulate General of Canada

Located in downtown Los Angeles, the office is dedicated to to helping Canadians working, visiting and living in our territory and to promote trade, investment and facilitate migration into Canada.

Ontario International Marketing Center

The International Marketing Centre in San Francisco is located in the Canadian Consulate General. Its mandate is to promote awareness of Ontario and the province's many business and investment opportunities. The Centre's staff works with local companies to find investment opportunities in Ontario and to promote awareness of and access to Ontario-produced goods and services.

Québec Government Office in Los Angeles

The Québec Government Office in Los Angeles promotes the interests of Québec in the following sectors: business, investment, government institutions, education, culture and public affairs. Inaugurated in 1970, the Office serves the Western America, which includes 13 States.