A variety of promising Canterbury businesses will be selected by the Canterbury Development Corporation for a 12-month “Amplifier” programme to help them grow faster. About 20 businesses in manufacturing, agriculture, technology and international education sectors will be chosen for the free programme which promises access to the right network connections and a defined roadmap to […]
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On Wednesday 3 July Lincoln University will be hosting on campus the AgriTech Exec Forum 2013, an intense, one-day, case study-based programme of learning where participants are immersed in debates about what defines success and failure for real New Zealand agri-tech firms going global, enriched by facilitated, roundtable discussions with business peers. The forum is […]
CDC’s role is to support, encourage and tangibly influence the economic success of the Greater Christchurch region. We work with a range of industries, government agencies and private sector experts to drive exports, generate wealth and provide a great quality of life for the people who live here. The fundamental aims of CDC are to: […]
The Canterbury Development Corporation (CDC) commissioned the Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit at Lincoln University to investigate the potential macro-economic effect of irrigation in the Canterbury region. The report of this work “Total Value of Irrigation Land in Canterbury[NB1] ” has now been finalised. Continue reading →
Welcome to the first issue of The Canterbury Report, CDC’s publication that gives the business community – in Canterbury and beyond – a comprehensive picture of the state of the region’s economy, highlighting initiatives around recovery and growth, partnerships, profiles and events. As well as monitoring the region’s economic health, The Canterbury Report also exposes […]
The Christchurch Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) was originally published in August 2010. As a result of the September 2010 and February 2011 earthquakes, we are reviewing some of the projects and priorities contained in the original document. The new CEDS (CEDS v ii) will be finalised and publicly released in November 2012. As a result […]
CDC is a proud sponsor of the 2012 Champion Canterbury Business Awards. These Awards celebrate business excellence, passion and success, and importantly for CDC, innovation. In 2012, businesses entering the Awards can now also tick the box to be in the running for the CDC Innovation/Technology Award. This special award is designed to recognise a […]
The Canterbury Development Corporation (CDC) has been around since 1983, one of the longest serving economic development agencies in New Zealand. It is mandated by Christchurch City Council (CCC) to deliver economic development for the city. We provide business growth services, facilitate sector development projects, support innovation and help business start-ups. We also develop and monitor the Christchurch Economic Development Strategy (CEDS), implement some CEDS projects and operate a knowledge bank specializing in economics, infrastructure and workforce.
Canterbury Development Corporation
99 Cashel Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
Phone: 03 379 5575