A region at the heart of Europe’s richest consumer centre
Northern France is well placed in Europe’s consumer market and decision-making centres. The region is in easy reach of Paris, Brussels, London, Frankfurt, Antwerp and Rotterdam thanks to the densest network of multi-lane highways in Europe, the Channel tunnel, its proximity to major international airports and to the high-speed train network. Northern France offers unparalleled access to the richest markets in north-western Europe and the rest of the world.
A very competitive real estate offer
Northern France offers the most attractively priced real estate available in this part of Europe. Prices are lower than for comparable British, Belgian and Dutch property. There is a wide range of premises to meet all kinds of business development needs.
A leading place for international investment
Northern France has always been a place of trade and international exchange. Since 1993, northern France is the country’s second host region for total overseas direct investment. Foreign businesses looking at expanding or investing in northern France are offered a range of tax advantages and financial support.