Strategic Canadian location for the efficient movement of goods and people by road, rail, air and sea.

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    Halifax Stanfield International Airport is the largest airport in Atlantic Canada


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    Halifax is the East Coast’s Big Ship Port


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     Halifax has over 1 million sq. ft. of transload, distribution and warehouse space.


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     The Halifax Gateway welcomes cruise passengers from all over the globe.


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     CN’s rail network of over 20,000 route miles of track spans Canada and the U.S.


Strategic Location. Multimodal Connections. Modern Infrastructure.

Strategically located on North America’s east coast, the Halifax Gateway can save you time, money and frustration when moving goods and people between North America and the globe.

Built for speed and volume, the Halifax Gateway offers a winning combination of multimodal transportation and logistics services, modern infrastructure, exceptional service, and global reach that will make your experience hassle free.

The Halifax Gateway can meet your transportation and logistics needs. More »

About the Halifax Gateway

Located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, the Halifax Gateway includes the Halifax Stanfield International Airport, the International Port of Halifax, two super post-panamax container terminals, CN Rail, a strong logistics and warehousing sector, and excellent class 1 highway infrastructure. More »

About Halifax, Nova Scotia


Fresh Lobster: From Sea to Ship


Shipping giant CMA CGM is leading a new era of container shipping for the Port of Halifax that benefits customers around the globe. CMA CGM has chosen Halifax to launch Aquaviva...

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Port of Halifax Keeps Ships in Business


A large cargo vessel diverted into the Port of Halifax for emergency repairs. Fishing lines were tangled around its stern tube. All-Sea Atlantic quickly mobilized its expert team of divers and technicians to safely repair the stern seals underwater while the vessel was at anchor...

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Soybeans: A Growing Gateway Export


As the world population grows, so does demand for food and animal feed. This makes the healthy, protein packed soybean a strategic commodity and the Halifax Gateway a strategic location to get them to market...

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Canadian Lobsters Fly First Class


Korean Air Cargo is soaring to new heights out of Halifax Stanfield International Airport, thanks to a growing demand for Canadian lobster. Exports of live lobster to China have skyrocketed more than 400% in the last five years... Continue reading »

Research Facts

The Halifax Gateway employs over 23,000 people and has a direct economic output of $3.7 billion. Research »

See the Results

Iconic retailer Canadian Tire takes advantage of consistent and reliable shipping through Halifax Gateway. Results »

Transportation Profile

Learn about the elements of the Halifax Gateway that are at your disposal - helping you get the job done on time and on budget. Learn more » 

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