Area of PME MTL Centre-Est

The Centre-East, thriving neighbourhoods

PME MTL Centre-Est consists of the Mercier–Hochelaga-Maisonneuve, Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie and Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension boroughs, all of them with steadily growing populations and economies.

Economically attractive for entrepreneurs 

  • Vibrant and diverse employment sectors
  • 8,500 businesses with 160,000 jobs
  • Dynamic arteries and business districts
  • Affordable commercial and industrial premises
  • Readily accessible by road and public transit
  • Includes the Port of Montréal
  • An established network of partners and resources in the areas of education, R&D, employment and entrepreneurship

Emerging economic hubs 

  • Life sciences
  • Information technology
  • Sustainable development
  • Bio-food
  • Design and fashion
  • Light manufacturing
  • Transportation and logistics

Fast-growing social enterprises 

  • 2nd highest concentration of social economy enterprises
  • Rapid growth of social enterprises

Vibrant social and cultural life

  • Densely populated, vibrant neighbourhoods with close to 410,000 residents
  • Well-developed local services
  • Many parks with a variety of recreational facilities and activities

Support and financing for local entrepreneurs

The Centre-East area offers entrepreneurs and developers many attractive assets. With their thorough knowledge of the area and local business opportunities, the PME MTL Centre-Est experts are valuable allies in carrying out your entrepreneurial plans.


6224, rue Saint-Hubert

Montréal, Québec, H2S 2M2

514 723-0030
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