There is a diverse list of key sectors in the City of Cambridge. From nuclear components to potato chips, all of these sectors use high-tech systems to boost productivity and be competitive.

Manufacturing is the largest industry in the Cambridge area, accounting for approximately 20 per cent of all jobs. Other sectors that play a supporting role in the community include engineering, legal, education, finance, and more.

The information below includes companies within some of Cambridge's key sectors.


Fifteen of the world's top 25 aerospace companies are located in Ontario. Manufacturers in Cambridge supplying the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), Tier 1, and Tier 2/3 include:


Not only is Cambridge heavily involved in automotive assembly, we also have a diverse supplier base that supports the automotive sector and others. Cambridge is a large contributor to the southern Ontario automotive corridor.

A few of Cambridge's automotive sector companies include:

Food technology and processing

Some of the food technology and processing companies located in Cambridge are:


Companies in Cambridge's nuclear sector include:


The combination of a skilled workforce, excellent education, and innovative research community make Cambridge a great place for business in the pharmaceutics sector.