The Covid-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the French economy. 2020年，法国GDP下降了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, 而欧洲的平均水平是4.8%.
为了在大流行后重获力量, 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. As regards to the financial predictions for the upcoming 12 months, 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 明升ms88备用网站 and strongly associate the country with high quality in terms of services, 管理, 货物, 技术诀窍, 创新和可持续性. The survey distinctly confirms that the brand image of 明升ms88备用网站 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.
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The Business Climate Survey is a study authored by 团队明升ms88备用网站 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篇给出了答案. The answers were collected between March 17 and April 26, 2021.