4. Excellent connections throughout Europe and worldwide
Paris Charles-de-Gaulle: ranked 2
by passenger numbers and 1 st (Airports Council International, 2013) for cargo in Europe.
Paris-Le Bourget: the leading business airport in Europe. (ADP Paris Airports, 2013)
Broadband penetration rate higher than the OECD average
% in France, versus
% in Germany
and 33.6% in the UK)
Two French ports in Europe’s Top 10 by tonnage in 2011: Marseille (5th) and Le Havre (8th). (Port of Rotterdam Authority, 2012) Le Havre awarded “Best Seaport Europe” in 2013 for the third year running by “Cargonews Asia” magazine.
(International Union of Railways, 2013)
Largest road network in Europe (more than 1 million km /
620,000 miles). (Eurostat, 2013)