The facts speak for themselves: France brings in more than 1,100 foreign investments every year and is Europes leading recipients of foreign investment in the manufacturing sector.
Hard to believe? Not that hard for companies that see the advantages of Frances highly-skilled workforce and research tax credit, not to mention its extensive infrastructure, energy mix, and prime location at the heart of the euro zone and the European Single Market (500 million consumers).
Contact us today to find out how one-third of French exports are made in France by foreign companies and why France is attracting an increasing number of investments targeting markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. And it goes without saying your environmental commitments are always a priority: you can even reduce your carbon footprint by manufacturing in France!
We foster export growth by SMEs and mid-sized companies We prepare and help businesses to find commercial partners in target markets, paving the way for them to sign trading agreements and generate sustainable export growth.
We inform and support foreign investors in France We help the foreign investors make decisions and offer support throughout their project, calling not only upon Business France investment advisors but also its network of regional partners.
We promote France's companies, business image and nationwide attractiveness as an investment location We monitor France's international business image and attractivenes as an investment location. We suggest and implement strategies to promote France and its regions, businesses and talent and inform channels of influence in the international business world.
We run the VIE international internship program The VIE International Internship Program enables businesses to give candidates a temporary assignment of between six and 24 months in a foreign country. The scheme is open to candidates of all qualification levels not only from France, but also from any other country in the European Economic Area.
International co-operation missions We organise and oversee all work to extend international co-operation with the realm of our remit, and participate where appropriate.