How easy it is to invest in this stable European county. Why is France such a wise choice for foreign Investors?
Being the world’s 5th economic power and one of the most open countries, France is definitely one of the top host countries of foreign investment for years. For nearly every overseas onlooker, France is primarily perfumes, cosmetics, the finest wines and gourmet food. Despite the fact that e-businesses are growing drastically, France’s long-established power lies in engineering and transportation and hardly anyone would disagree with the fact that TGV trains are one of the world’s best. In addition, above 150 North American pharmaceutical as well as biotech and companies are now active in France, including Amgen, Abbott Labs, Baxter and Quintiles. So you would imagine that French development agencies are greatly optimistic as for the advantages of choosing the France as a European base.
France is the largest country in Western Europe with a land area of 550,000 square kilometers. It situates at the crossroads of Western and Central Europe, Scandinavia and the Mediterranean basin. Furthermore, France is the only country with both direct link as well as a border with the six largest European markets: Germany, France, Spain and Benelux (Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands). It provides its investors with industrial huge open spaces, numerous lightly populated areas, while land prices are still tempting. France’s market has about 67 million consumers whose purchasing power per head is one of the highest in whole Europe. On top of that, France’s strategic geographical position provides access to approximately 600 million European consumers.
The French government stated objective of attracting in-house investments, which is confirmed by broad incentive plans. For example: in order to attract investors to less wealthy regions, financial subsidies and tax benefits are being offered at local, regional, and national levels. Entitlements for acquiring grants and subsidies are equal for both French and foreign investors.
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