Invest Abroad

Invest in the Gulf Coast:
Real business, Real opportunities

Key Economic Sectors

Louisiana:
Advanced Manufacturing
Agribusiness
Clean-Technology
Digital Media and Software
Energy
Specialty Health Care
Water Management

Mississippi:
Manufactured goods (including machinery)
Chemicals
Food products
Wood products
Electronics

Alabama:
Automotive
Aerospace
Chemical
Fabricated Metal
Electronics
Pulp & Paper
Textiles and Apparel
Secondary Wood Products
Medical & Research

France: a Major Partner

2010 French Foreign Direct Investment in U.S. States:
Alabama ranked 9th highest with 2.217 million USD
Louisiana ranked 10th highest with 1.923 million USD

Exports to France (2010)
Louisiana: 1.9 billion USD
Mississippi: 1.1 billion USD
Alabama: 340 million USD

France’s trade with the US has been less affected by the economic downturn than its main competitors (Canada, UK, Japan and Germany)

French Business Presence in Gulf Coast

  • Airbus North America Engineering
  • Airbus Military North America Spares and Support
  • Air Cruisers
  • Air Liquide
  • American Eurocopter Corp.
  • Arkema, Inc.
  • AXA Advisors, LLC
  • Capgemini
  • Citelum
  • Electricfil Corporation
  • Epsco International
  • Eurofins
  • Faurecia Automotive Seating
  • Faurecia Interior Systems, Inc.
  • Gameloft
  • Genoyer (Modern Valve, Inc.)
  • Globe Motors
  • Imerys
  • Janson, Inc.
  • Kentucky-Tennessee Clay Co.
  • Lafarge Building Materials, Inc.
  • Lafarge North America, Inc.
  • Lucent Technologies
  • Michelin North America/BF Goodrich
  • Norandex Distribution, Inc.
  • PolyChemie, Inc.
  • Saint-Gobain Abrasives, Inc.
  • Saint-Gobain CertainTeed Corporation
  • Saint-Gobain Container
  • Saint-Gobain Vetrotex America
  • Sartomer Corporation
  • SNF Flopam
  • Soprema
  • Reptile Tannery of Louisiana
  • Rhodia
  • Schlumberger
  • Sodexo
  • Technip USA, Inc.
  • Thales Helicopter & Military
  • Total Petrochemicals USA, Inc.
  • Veolia Transportation
  • Veolia Water

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Our Partners

    • English français       Menu Contenu Plan du site   Ministère des affaires étrangères Consulat général de France à La Nouvelle-Orléans
    • Air Liquide
    • Beaujolais Nouveau
    • Committee of 100 Louisiana
    • Cox
    • Deutch Family Wine & Spirits
    • Dorignac's
    • Georges Duboeuf
    • IFFCBAN
    • JW Marriott
    • Nell Nolan Young
    • Nelson
    • New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center
    • Ogeltree Deakins
    • Provosty & Gankendorff, LLC
    • Sodexo
    • TV5Monde
    • Transdev
    • Veolia Water

Contact us

P.O. Box 57255 New Orleans, LA 70157
Tel: +1 (504) 458 3528 | +1 (504) 865 0323
Email: info@facc-gc.com

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