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Welland is at the geographical centre of Niagara’s diversified manufacturing base and supply chain network

Welland’s strong labour force has ready-to-go experience and depth in precision machining, metal forming, electrical & connectivity, hydraulics and power distribution. The region excels in advanced manufacturing, aerospace, shipbuilding, logistics, transportation equipment and primary metal manufacturing. Welland also has easy access to world-class automotive and advanced manufacturing research centres at Niagara College, McMaster University, the University of Waterloo and the University of Windsor.


  • icon reads 25,000 labour force in Welland
  • icon reads 52,293 Population in Welland
  • icon reads 60% post secondary education
  • icon reads 229,000 labour force in Niagara
  • icon reads 447,888 population in Niagara