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In 2017, Alberta exported $248M worth of goods to France, making it the 8th ranked country in terms of Alberta's exports.
In 2017, Alberta exported $248M worth of goods to France, making it the 8th ranked country in terms of Alberta's exports.
In 2017, Alberta exported $248M worth of goods to France, making it the 8th ranked country in terms of Alberta's exports.

About France

FAST FACTS

KEY INDUSTRIES Information Icon

ALBERTA EXPORTS TO FRANCE Information Icon

VALUE OF ALBERTA EXPORTS TO FRANCE
2017
$248.0M
+36.9% y/y
TRADING PARTNER RANK

#8

FRANCE IMPORTS Information Icon

VALUE OF FRANCE IMPORTS
2016
$507.8B
-9.4% y/y
TOP IMPORT MARKETS
  • 1. Germany 20.2%

  • 2. China 9.1%

  • 3. Italy 8.8%

  • 4. Spain 7.4%

  • 5. United States 6.8%

ALBERTA-FRANCE RELATIONS

  • France is a member of the G7 and one of the give permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). 
  • Signed in October 2016, the Canada EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) was provisionally applied in September 2017. Tariff elimination and other provisions will enhance the competitiveness of Canadian exports.
  • France is the European Union’s leading agricultural exporter accounting for approximately 17% of all agricultural land within the EU-27 market.

Trade Agreements:

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For more information on France-Alberta relations, download:

France-Alberta Relations

CONTACTS
For more information on Alberta’s trade and relationship with this market please contact:
Export Services
Laurent Auger Europe Office Phone : 1-403-297-8915 Email: laurent.auger@gov.ab.ca
Investment Services
Bonnie Nunnari Invest Alberta Phone : 780-427-0528 Email: bonnie.nunnari@gov.ab.ca
International Offices
Alberta United Kingdom Office Phone : 20-7004-6040 Phone : 11-44-20-7004-6040 Email: albertaukoffice@gov.ab.ca

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