The 2016 edition of the “Paris Region Key Figures” provides an overview of the Region’s economy, the leader in Europe and the world.

“Paris Region Key Figures” is designed for international companies looking to expand in Europe and France. It is a powerful tool to support decision-making and action.

Paris Region Key Assets

  • #1 GDP in Europe
  • #3 in the world for Fortune 500 corporate headquarters
  • The #1 European Region for Research & Development
  • A high density of technology companies and world-class competitive clusters
  • Leading transportation and logistics infrastructure with access to 500 million European consumers

Paris Region Economic Data


This annual edition, distributed internationally to more than 5,000 influencers and ambassadors for the Paris Region as a business destination, challenges certain preconceived ideas about the Region’s economy.

Compiled from the latest public information, this publication was produced by Paris Region Entreprises, in partnership with CCI Paris Île-de-France and IAU Île-de-France.

Access the Region’s key economic indicators at a glance  : Download here

Originally published in Succeed in Paris

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