Message from the President & CEO


President & CEO
Pierre D. Gagnon, ing.
Tél. : 418 961-1223

The Port of Sept-Îles is at the forefront of the regional economy, which makes it a cornerstone of its economic development. International port of call for natural resources and its industries, the Port of Sept-Îles stands out for its strategic position in relation to the numerous projects being developed in Northern Québec and Labrador.

We encourage the arrival of major industries, drawn by great economic potential and the richness of the region. The Port is committed to providing adequate and state of the art infrastructures to all its current and future users, as well as to encouraging the realization of growth-generating projects.

“Our local port authority has reached an enviable maturity with the recent and numerous new infrastructure over the last years. Thus, with close to $320M in investments to sustain and increase activities in the last 15 years, the Port of Sept-Îles has now become an undeniable international deep sea port given it is the only one in North America able to welcome the largest bulk-carriers in the world. With the Plan Nord and the Maritime Strategy on the horizon, the Port of Sept-Îles will inevitably be a strategic gateway that will greatly contribute to the area’s economic development and “deliver the best to our world”.

To deliver the best to its world, the Port of Sept-Îles is supported by a devoted and readily available multidisciplinary team that strives to provide services to its users, support current activities and numerous development projects | The 7 star team