South Huron has a thriving and active business community and welcomes prospective businesses and industries to discover the economic and social benefits of locating here.
To view a copy of South Huron's Economic Development Profile, click here.
South Huron has a strong foundation in all business sectors. There is a thriving agricultural sector and industrial agri-business ventures. There are a variety of commercial farms, cash crops, poultry and specialty products along with agri-tourism ventures which are also prevalent and add value to the agriculture sector in South Huron.
Our agricultural sector is complemented by commercial ventures located in the urban areas of South Huron. In addition to commercial ventures, there is industrial land readily available throughout the Municipality, most notably is the Huron Industrial Park which offers acres of residential and industrial opportunities.
Sustainable Huron is a community-wide initiative intended to raise awareness and foster action to enhance community capacity in the face of global issues. Local communities will be affected by changes in: climate, energy prices and supply, demographics, international competition and other trends.
For more information on Sustainable Huron, click here.
Huron Business Development Corporation
The Huron Business Development Corporation (HBDC) is a non-profit Community Futures Development Corporation (CFDC) that works in partnership with Industry Canada to "help small businesses grow and prosper in Huron County". This goal is achieved by providing management counselling, business loans, and support for community projects that strengthen the local economy. Launched in 1993, HBDC is one of nearly 300 CFDC's located throughout rural and small town Canada.
Tourism Sign Program
The Tourism Sign Program is a partnership between the Huron County Public Works Department and Economic Development Services, for more information click here.