Business Costs

According to KPMG’s 2016 Competitive Alternatives report on featured cities, New Brunswick is the lowest business cost location in Canada and the US. KPMG compared more than 101 cities in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific for business competitiveness.

It’s not only KPMG that recognizes the cost advantage of doing business in New Brunswick, Site Selection magazine ranked New Brunswick second in Canada for investment competitiveness.

Before you complete your location shortlist, think about the many cost advantages New Brunswick can offer:

Low labour costs

Labour costs and legislated benefits are 33% lower here than in the United States.

Inexpensive facilities

Facility leasing costs are nearly 43% lower than that of G7 countries.

Affordable energy

New Brunswick’s provincial utility, NB Power, offers attractive energy rates for commercial and industrial customers.