Traditional Industry : mechanics and metallurgy

The largest industrial region in France

With half a million industrial jobs, the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region is the top industrial region in France.

Key facts and figures

THE LARGEST INDUSTRIAL REGION
IN FRANCE

500,000 INDUSTRIAL JOBS

15% OF
FRANCE’S INDUSTRIAL WORKFORCE

The core sectors

Metallurgy

Machines and equipment

Machining

Automobile construction and equipment

Aeronautics

Metal work

Electrical industry

Electronics industry

Portable equipment

Metal additive manufacture

Ecosystem
The top local companies
Our other industries