Say Oui to France, Say Oui to Innovation
Priority to innovation
Being in possession of one of the most important markets in Europe, being open to international markets and by having competitive labour costs, combined with a taxation that encourages performance, France remains more attractive than ever.
A welcoming country for high-value-added investments, France is positioned as the privileged European destination for research, development and innovation : 75% of foreign managers quote R&D and innovation as being the key element in the attractivity of this country.
Highly qualified researchers, combined with the numerous competitiveness clusters and favourable tax treatment make France an ideal environment for innovation.
Invest in Nouvelle Aquitaine
With a worldwide renown for its exceptional quality of life, and its distinguished gastronomical and wine-growing culture, Aquitaine provides a variety of human, geographical and economic advantages.
The industries in Aquitaine, whether manufactural or tertiary, are present within the traditional sectors (forest-timber-paper, agri-food) as with advanced technology (aeronautics-space-defence, chemicals-materials, pharmaceuticals, optics-lasers). Nearly 60 % of paid employments are concentrated within four industrial sectors : aeronautics-space-defence, agri-food, forest-timber-paper and chemicals.