Why Rural Oxford?
Rural Oxford is the ideal place to build your business and it’s cost effective. You will find no development charges on industrial construction, a lower corporate tax rate, and no annual storm water management fees on industrial lands.
Not to mention, in a recent Business Retention and Expansion survey, 90% of businesses said they have a good or excellent impression of the community as a place to do business. Quality of life and support from local residents and other businesses were rated as excellent.
Our communities have nurtured an environment that supports healthy living and active business culture.
We have six border crossings within 250 km, four international airports within 150 km, and in less than two hours, freight can reach intermodal facilities and ports for global export.
We are seen as industry leaders in agriculture and have a substantial business presence and expertise in agri-business, food processing, transportation, logistics, and manufacturing.
Our rich legacy in agriculture has fostered innovation and prosperity in many industries, including Manufacturing, Food Processing, Logistics, Construction, Agriculture and Entrepreneurship.
Expand Your Reach
Rural Oxford is the perfect place to operate your business, with close proximity to major highways, transportation terminals and urban markets while also providing a quality of life found only in rural communities.
The minimal traffic in Rural Oxford and our easy access to large centres allows you to get your products on their way quickly and efficiently. Road, rail, ship, or air – we have enviable access to them all thanks to our one-of-a-kind location that is in the heart of a major transportation corridor. Locally, regionally, nationally, or across the globe, your products are easily transported from Rural Oxford.
For both international and locally based industries, Rural Oxford has a strong appeal, given its location within Ontario’s industrial heartland.