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To contact Quebec International Trade

Phone: 1 418 668-5500
Email: info@ciquebec.ca

To contact Quebec International Trade's accounting service

Annie Crespin
Tél.: 514 855-6000, poste 4834

Accounting Address:
710 rue Saint-Germain
Montréal (QC)
H4L 3R5

To contact your regional export promotion organisation (ORPEX)

Trouvez votre expert à l'international

West Montreal
North Shore
East Montreal
Downtown Montréal
National Capital Region
Laurentian Region
Central Quebec
Gaspé-Magdalen Islands Region
Lower St. Lawrence
GIMXPORT serves as a key lever for socio-economic development to support Gaspésie and Magdalen Islands businesses in their export and out-of-region marketing ventures. GIMXPORT is an enterprising, proactive and unbiased organization with a vision that brings people together and is attuned to its members’ needs.


377, boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest, bureau 101
Chandler, Qc
G0C 1K0
Phone: 418 689-4690
Fax: 418 689-4266



Gino Cyr, Executive Director

Gino Cyr

Executive Director
ginocyr@gimxport.org / 418 689-4690, ext. 1

Region Gaspé-Magdalen Islands Region

Special Skills

  • Fisheries Sector
  • Analysis of business environments and networking with key players
  • Lead in innovative solutions tailored to meet entrepreneurs’ real needs

Gino Cyr is Executive Director at GIMXPORT. Prior to this position, he worked as a manager and a business leader in the private sector and held various positions as an elected municipal officer and chair of economic development organizations. His professional experience speaks volumes about his pro-active leadership, interest in innovation, excellent knowledge of economic stakes in the Gaspésie–Magdalen Islands region and keen entrepreneurial mindset.

Areas of Expertise

  • Organization of and participation in trade missions in the following countries: Canada, Denmark, Belgium, Spain, China, Vietnam and France
  • Search for financial levers and partners
  • Strategic planning of international business development
  • Development of marketing strategies suited for international markets
  • Partnership negotiations
  • Strategic watch to identify business opportunities for companies

Key Achievements

  • Cap sur les USA project
  • Customs Compliance (C-TPAT)
  • First fisheries sector mission to China
  • Gaspé lobster marketing project
  • Development of the Quebec Seafood branding
  • Role as main Q-WEB representative (appearance wood)
  • Establishment of the regional appearance wood association and the smelt fishermen’s association