Main automotive industry locations in the Paris Region
The automotive sector is one of the main industry pillars in Paris Region. In addition to being an economic driver, this sector fosters a variety of innovations and activities such as exports and R&D that have ripple effects on other economic sectors. Today, more than ever, the automotive industry is facing great new challenges. Its future, based on renewal and sustainability, will depend on innovation and collaboration with more players not originally within the industry’s core business sectors. In 2018, 1,600 locations are dedicated to the automotive sector which employ 73,200 people (70% of whom are employed by core automotive sector players and parts suppliers).
This study is linked to the following theme :
The Paris Region’s automotive industry on the way to the vehicle of the future
Note rapide Economy, #27
In the Paris Region, the automotive sector represents one French automotive industry job out of five and 17% of total industrial employment in the Paris area. Since 2008, this sector has undergone several major changes: a decrease in its workforce; a continued geographical ...