FDI Magazine, which organises a ranking of Cities and Regions of the Future every 2 years, has singled out the City of Bordeaux as a key destination for foreign investment.
In the TOP 10 of European cities of the Future, the Bordeaux conurbation was listed 3 times in the “European Cities*” category:
- 10th across all criteria**, the only French conurbation in this category
- 8th for “international investment promotion strategy”, the only French conurbation
- 10th for Infrastructure quality
*Population between 1 and 2 million
** Economic potential, relocating costs, infrastructure, business climate and human capital/quality of life.