Greater Toronto Area

Mon, 08/20/2012 - 11:47 -- admin
Alliston Industrial Business Park

Home to Canada’s largest and busiest airport, the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) occupies a critical place in Canada, and is home to more than 5 million people.1 The Alliston Industrial Business Park is located in close proximity to the GTA and is within the Toronto Census Metropolitan Area (CMA), which contributes 11% to Canada’s GDP.2 The GTA is a commercial, distribution, financial and economic centre that is home to 40% of Canada’s business headquarters, producing 20% of the nation's GDP.3 It has the largest and busiest freeway network in Canada consisting of the King’s Highways and supplemented by municipal expressways.4

1 Statistics Canada, Census Metropolitan Area of Toronto, Ontario
2 City of Toronto, Economic Indicators
3 Greater Toronto Marketing Alliance
4 Profile of Toronto 2012 Budget Summary