Economic situation of the Rouen metropolitan area
Key figures of the territory
A unique strategic location!
1 hour from Paris La Défense and Lyon
Near the North European capitals
At the heart of the Seine corridor
A solid industrial system
Industry heavyweights (automobile – pharmaceutical – food-processing – and aeronautic sectors) established in the territory: Renault, Ferrero, Sanofi Pasteur, Janssen Cilag, Johnson et Johnson, Hermès Perfume, Valdepharm, Intertek, Aptar Pharma, Frénésius Kabi France …
An innovative and creative economy
Numerous clusters, competitiveness hubs, business accelerators and incubators… support every sectors:
Handicraft – Biotechnologies/Health – Trade – Industry (Aeronautics – Automobile – Food-processing – Pharmaceutical – Chemistry – Construction) – Logistics – Digital – Port and Tertiary Sectors – Tourism
A network of tailor-made skills and expertise
11 higher education establishments and 1 university (with 6 faculties) train your future associates.
Specialized trainings adjusted to companies’ needs.
A population younger than the French national average.
Lifestyle made in Normandy
A territory of human size proportions which benefits from a unique cultural, historical and natural heritage.
“Here, we undertake, we create, we learn, we breathe, we move, we live!”