France represents one of the major economies in Europe and is an important place to do business for some of the world’s leading corporations. Its capital, Paris, hosts more Fortune 500 company headquarters than Beijing, New York, London or Munich. The leading industry sectors are aerospace, telecommunications, defence, pharmaceuticals, construction, chemicals, utilities, luxury goods and automobile production.
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International trade research report France
In July 2015, ING's Economics Department published the international trade research report ‘France: exports as a way out of stagnation into a solid recovery’, and the French version: 'France : le commerce extérieur peut-il contribuer à sortir de la crise ?'.
The first section of this report is on France’s economic prospects in general. France’s external trade is discussed in the second part and special light is shed on developments in the renewable energy sector in section III.
Download the report 'France: exports as a way out of stagnation into a solid recovery’ (PDF, 1.6 MB)
Download the report 'France : le commerce extérieur peut-il contribuer à sortir de la crise ?' (PDF< 1.4 MB)