Sorel-Tracy Port Terminal Project

QSL International Ltd. is proposing the construction and operation of a new port terminal in the industrial-port zone of Sorel-Tracy, Quebec. As proposed, the Sorel-Tracy Port Terminal Project would include a new floating wharf and related intermodal infrastructures. The project would support the transportation of agricultural goods, fertilizers, road salt and oversized steel parts and would accommodate up to 35 ships per year.


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Latest update

December 16, 2022 — The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada issued its impact assessment decision with reasons and decided that an impact assessment is required for the project. The Agency has also resumed the timeline for the impact assessment.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
38 Notice of Time Limit Resumption - December 16, 2022
36 Notice of Impact Assessment Decision with Reasons - December 16, 2022
34 Summary of the Detailed Project Description PDF (4.1 MB) December 6, 2022
33 Description détaillée de projet (French Only) PDF (29.6 MB) December 6, 2022
30 Notice of Time Limit Suspension with Reasons - November 24, 2022
26 Summary of Issues PDF (510 KB) October 26, 2022
5 Public Notice: Participant Funding Available - September 29, 2022
3 Public Notice: Comments Invited on the Summary of the Initial Project Description - September 26, 2022
2 Summary of the Initial Project Description PDF (5.7 MB) September 26, 2022
1 Desciption initiale de projet (French Only) PDF (17.2 MB) September 26, 2022


Sorel-Tracy Port Terminal Project
Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
901-1550, Estimauville Avenue
Québec, Quebec G1J 0C1
Telephone: 418-649-6444

  • Location

    • Sorel-Tracy (Quebec)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    QSL International Ltd.
  • Authorities

    • Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Planning Phase for Impact Assessment
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

..within 200 kilometres
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