AluQuébec has mandated the Aluminium Valley Society to set up an “Equipment and Specialized Suppliers” working group. This will enable the organization to share Québec-wide the expertise they acquired while accompanying Saguenay Lac-Saint-Jean aluminium industry equipment suppliers.
To identify and implement actions that will enable Québec equipment and specialized suppliers to increase their sales world-wide in the aluminium sector.
Facilitate partnering and networking between companies;
Compile a list of all supportive governmental programs which could foster business development and to ensure these programs meet supplier needs;
Support national and international development by keeping abreast of overseas projects and partnerships;
Complete a study of potential markets by sector and country and to develop the required penetration strategy from the Québec suppliers;
Develop a platform to communicate the current skills of the Québec suppliers and to share best practices.
Marlène Deveaux, President, Revêtement sur métaux and Chair of the Board of Directors, Société de la Vallée de l'aluminium (SVA)
Éloïse Harvey, President, Mecfor and Vice President, Corporate Development, Groupe Ceger