• Canada is Virginia’s largest trading partner
  • The Commonwealth of Virginia Honorary Consul for Canada, William J. Benos, is located in Richmond
  • About 1,800 Canadian-born and more than 4,000 people of French Canadian ancestry reside in the Richmond area
  • VCU holds a partnership with the Laurentian University. In addition, Randolph-Macon College holds international agreements with Brock University and Thompson Rivers University
  • Local business and cultural resources include Accueil Francais of Richmond, International Club, Virginia International Business Council and World Affairs Council of Greater Richmond