Economy

Located in the north of France, the region Hauts-de-France covers 31,813km2 and has five departments: Pas-de-Calais, Oise, Somme, North and Aisne . With 6 million inhabitants, it is the second most populated region of France . Bordered by the Channel and the North Sea, this territory is bordering with the Ile-de-France and the Grand-Est.

With an unemployment rate above the national average, a low human development index and a low median income, the Hauts-de-France are considered one of the most disadvantaged areas in the country. While the serious industrial crises hit the cradle of the steel industry and textile activities , the cities of Lille, Amiens, Arras, Compiègne and Lens benefit from more favorable economic conditions. The non-commercial tertiary sector and commerce are sectors of employment and wealth creators in the region.

A true crossroads between the different parts of Europe , the Hauts-de-France benefits from a strategic geographical situation which allows the region to establish itself as a major player in transport and logistics . The Hauts-de-France also have real assets in its infrastructure: 3 major commercial ports (Dunkerque, Calais and Le Tréport), 680 km of waterways, a wide motorway network, the tunnel under the sleeve and the TGV.

Despite the crisis, the industrial sector remains important in the region. Although coal mines have closed, nuclear power is now the main regional energy producer with the Gravelines power station. The automotive industry is a major player in the regional economy. The biggest car manufacturers like Renault, PSA Peugeot Citroën, Fiat or Toyota have modern factories in the region and generate many jobs.

Amongst the regional identity of the Hauts-de-France , highlighted by the phenomenal cinematographic success of "Bienvenue chez les Ch'tis" are Northern beers, Maroilles cheese and French mussels . This territory also has many tourist attractions such as casinos, the Lille clearance sale, the seaside resorts of Le Touquet or Berck-sur-Mer, the belfry of Béthune or the Louvre-Lens.

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