BUSINESS FRANCE PUBLISHES THE 2015 FRANCE ATTRACTIVENESS SCOREBOARD
For the sixth consecutive year, Business France, in conjunction with the Treasury Directorate at the French Ministry for the Economy, Industry and Digital Affairs, and the French Commission for Regional Equality (CGET), is proud to present the France Attractiveness Scoreboard. By compiling a vast array of economic data concerning outcome indicators and economic attractiveness criteria, and without resorting to data-weighted aggregate indicators, the Scoreboard enables an objective analysis to be made of France as an investment location.
France’s strengths: Market size and location, human capital, an innovation- and R&D-friendly tax
environment, a beneficial administrative and regulatory environment, and a cost-effective energy mix.
France’s weaknesses: Labor costs, and taxation, in particular.
France’s improving areas: Enterprise, labor costs in industry, e-government.