Key Sectors

Medicine Hat's diversified economy offers incredible opportunities. Whether it's the established agriculture and petrochemicals sectors, the burgeoning film and culinary industries, or the leading-edge hydrogen market, Medicine Hat is effectively positioned for sustainable growth and long-term success.


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Aerospace and Defence

Medicine Hat is a strategic location for military and defence contractors, and companies operating in the fast-growing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) sector.


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Agriculture and Food

Home to Canada’s largest irrigation district and Alberta’s largest greenhouse cluster, the Medicine Hat region is an ideal location to invest in the agriculture and food sector.


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A warm and friendly location for your next film production. Medicine Hat is Alberta’s newest, film-friendly city with loads of scenic and accessible amenities to offer.

petrochemical processing plant

Located in Canada’s energy province, Medicine Hat is home to Southeast Alberta's established petrochemical cluster, offering oil and gas service companies preferred access to about 80% of Canada’s crude oil production.

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Professional Services

When it comes to attracting globally-minded creative professionals, this city of entrepreneurs is getting it right with a low cost of living, an abundance of amenities, and the time to enjoy it all.