Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

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Address
Rue du Trône 62
Post Code
1050
City
Brussels
Country
Belgium
Description of Organisation

Bordering Switzerland and Italy at east, Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region lies at the crossroads of the main European and national communication ways: South to Montpellier, Marseille, Barcelona, West to Bordeaux and North to Paris.

With 7,8 million inhabitants, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is the 2nd region most populous Region in France and also the 3rd largest (70.000 km²).

With huge metropoles as Lyon, Grenoble, Clermont-Ferrand and Geneva area, 80% of population lives large urban areas. But Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is also the first Mountain Region in France, with 3 mountain ranges (Alps, Jura, Massif Central).

500.000 employees in industrial sector, 40.000 researchers and 14 competitiveness clusters make her the 2nd region in terms of creation of economic wealth.

 

Country of Origin
France