Foreign investment projects benefit the whole of France. Foreign-owned businesses are operating in France and are creating jobs in every region of the country. France’s economic attractiveness can be seen in both large regional cities, but also in smaller urban areas, as 43% of investments in 2021 were in municipalities of fewer than 200,000 inhabitants.

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Resilience / Confidence / Recovery

France’s resilience and the confidence of foreign investors made France the leading European destination for foreign investment projects in 2021.

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Talent is at the heart of business strategy. Talent mobility provides key data on a country’s economy that is used to measure its attractiveness. The welcome that France reserves for entrepreneurs and foreign talent has a lasting influence on the choice of destination for international mobility.

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News 29/03/2022

Record growth in 2021 for foreign investment projects in France

1,607 new foreign investment decisions…

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News 31/05/2022

Attractiveness: France confirms its leadership in Europe

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News 23/05/2022

France ranked the world’s sixth most attractive country by A.T. Kearney

France has retained its position as the world’s sixth most attractive country in...

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News 11/05/2022

Normandy: a hotspot for recycling PET plastics in Europe and around the world

The American firm Eastman is investing in Normandy to create the world’s largest...

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News 25/04/2022

Call for projects for sustainable tourism in Grand Est

The Grand Est Region is launching a call for proposals for sustainable tourism which aims...

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Setting up your business in France’s regions

As part of the Team France Invest, Business France and its partners in France’s regions support you as your investment project is implemented until its completion:

  • Location proposals
  • Sector-based, legal, tax and social security information
  • Real estate solutions
  • Financial support
  • Putting you in touch with the local authorities and all public- and private-sector operators

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