Chemicals

The top chemical-producing region in France
The Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region is the top chemical-producing region in France. It is powered by small and mid-sized companies with international reach, and is a major European chemicals research centre.

Key facts and figures

700 ESTABLISHMENTS

32,000 EMPLOYEES

12 BILLION EUROS IN TURNOVER

The core sectors

Plant chemistry

Recycling chemistry

Mineral chemistry

Compressed gases

Fine chemistry and bio-chemistry

Fertilisation industry

Plant protection industry

Aromatic product manufacturers

Water treatment and purification chemical product manufacturers

Detergent, commercial and industrial hygiene product manufacturers

Ecosystem
The top local companies
Our other industries