UBIFRANCE and the network of Trade Commissions together constitute the French government's corporate international expansion support framework. Every year they help over 13,000 companies of all sizes, and from all sectors, to develop their activities worldwide, thanks to the expertise of 2,500 staff based in France and in 120 countries, who operate through the Trade Commissions of the French Embassies, a network of press offices and numerous approved partners.
The agency provides French businesses with targeted information about opportunities and major players in every sector; updates on changes in laws and regulations; data on international funding and invitations to tender; sector monitoring services; invitations tomissions, trade fairs abroad, and partnership meetings and help with international press coverage; it also runs the International Voluntary Service in Business employment scheme (VIE).
Conversely, for those wishing to find and contact French suppliers and partners, UBIFRANCE provides the B2B (business to business) websites www.firmafrance.com, which features the products and services of 20,000 French exporters.
71-77, Boulevard Saint Jacques
F – 75014 Paris
Phone: + 33 (0)1 40 73 30 00
Fax: +33 (0)1 40 73 39 79