SOURCE COUNTRY OVERVIEW

ASEAN COMPANIES IN FRANCE

There are around 100 companies from ASEAN member countries operating in France, employing more than 3,500 people.

Six new investments from Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore were confirmed in 2014, creating or maintaining 75 jobs.

These involved decision-making centers (four projects) and production/ manufacturing activities (two projects). Sector-wise, half of all ASEAN investments were in the agri-food, agriculture and fishing sector,

while the investments were located primarily in Ile de France (Paris region) (50% of projects).