The Covid-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the French economy. In 2020, 法国 saw its GDP decline by 8.2%, a historic drop for 法国 and sharper than the 欧洲an average at -6.2%. 然而, the forecasts indicate that the French GDP will grow by 6 per cent in 2021, compared to the 欧洲an average of 4.8%.  

In order to regain strength after the pandemic, the French government has deployed a recovery plan “法国 Relance” of 100 billion EUR over a two-year period (2020-2022).

More than half of the Swedish companies in 法国 look back on a profitable year 2020, 尽管大流行. 关于未来12个月的财政预测, the vast majority of the companies expect that the turnover in their industry is going to increase and 81 per cent of Swedish businesses established in 法国 are planning to maintain or increase their investments.

The French has a very positive view of PG电子官方免费下载 and strongly associate the country with high quality in terms of services, 管理, 货物, 技术诀窍, 创新和可持续发展. The survey distinctly confirms that the brand image of PG电子官方免费下载 contributes to Swedish businesses.

Swedish companies operating in 法国 find that their customer base is driven by 可持续性 concerns. As many as 72% of the respondents reported that their customers consider environmental aspects of a product or service in their purchasing decision.

Please download the report to fully overview the results with a detailed analysis. 


The Business Climate Survey is a study authored by 团队PG电子官方免费下载 in order outline the main opportunities and challenges facing Swedish companies in their respective markets abroad.
今年, the survey was sent out to a select sample of 316 local executives representing Swedish companies in 法国, 其中111个提供了答案. 这些答案是在2021年3月17日至4月26日期间收集的.