Airport Advantage

East Hants is prominently located next to Atlantic Canada’s largest airport, Halifax Stanfield International. With two municipal Business Parks strategically accessible from the airport and an established track record of investment from across industry sectors, East Hants is growing.

The Elmsdale Business Park is only 10 minutes north of the airport along Highway 102 and the Mount Uniacke Business Park is 35 minutes to the west of the airport on Highway 101. These unique locations offer businesses the increased advantage of being close to the airport, located on Atlantic Canada’s major transportation routes, and cost-effective commercial land.

 

Supply Chain Opportunities

With a new Air Cargo Logistic area under construction, Halifax Stanfield will add new cargo apron areas, buildings for cargo handling, and an aircraft de-icing facility. Leading to the potential for increased supply chain opportunities for businesses located in East Hants. Companies currently involved in servicing businesses at the airport can benefit from locating to East Hants, with the potential for decreased costs in transportation and access to those customers and lower development costs.