Investing in Abbotsford, British Columbia



Region:  Lower Mainland/Southwest

Regional District:  Fraser Valley

Abbotsford is a complete city with a diverse demography, availability of land, affordability benefits, and an economy set to grow. The City’s close proximity to key transportation infrastructure including the Abbotsford International Airport, U.S. border crossings and the Trans-Canada Hwy (Hwy No. 1), make the City a prime location for growing businesses.


Community Size: 389.09 km²

The BC Economic Atlas provides an intuitive way to gain a better understanding of B.C.’s vibrant economy and diverse communities by making information available from thousands of data sources through the use of interactive maps. This information can be used for opportunity identification and business case analysis by site selectors and corporate investors.

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West Wood Organic Grocery

2307 47th Ave, Vancouver, BC
The store is located in an affluent area, Kerrisdale in Vancouver where young Chinese family population is growing, yet not enough businesses to service them. Currently the store features unique specialty organic produce items and local culinary products. Its floor space can easily display multiple ... continue

Atlas Recoveries and Associates Ltd. is a business for sale in BC.

Atlas Recoveries and Associates Ltd.

201A 33230 Old Yale Road, Abbotsford, BC
Here's your chance to dive into a recession proof business. Founder and current owner has developed Atlas Recoveries and Associates into one of the most successful third party collection agencies in the lower mainland. 17+ years in business with great income and growth potential. Opportunities to ac... continue

McCallum Centre is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

Building A - McCallum Centre

2369 McCallum Rd, Abbotsford, BC, V2S 3N7
Newlly Renovated: Wanted: - Restaurant - Home Improvement - Drug Store / Pharmacy - Vitamin - Coffee - Daycare - Medical / Dental - Dollar Store - Hair. Aesthetics / Nails - Juice Bar - Bank / Credit Union... continue

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IMW Helps Build Clean Technology Infrastructure in China

In August 2013, British Columbia company IMW signed a  one billion RMB (US $167 million) equipment purchase agreement with China Gas to supply up to 416 natural gas compressors and related technologies for the construction of up to 310 natural gas stations in China over the next three years.... continue

Ecosign Mountain Resort Planners Goes for Gold in Beijing

Whistler, British Columbia is known as a world–class ski resort and one of the host cities for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games, but it is also now being recognized as home to one of the world’s preeminent resort planners.Ecosign Mountain Resort Planners has designed resorts and... continue

Windset Farms Brings B.C. Freshness to Asian Markets

Having made a name for themselves locally as fresh, quality producers of British Columbia-grown produce, Windset Farms is now setting its sights on key markets in Asia. Windset Farms has been delivering fresh produce for more than two decades, growing into one of North America’s most... continue