Keyword: exports

French arms exports 'see five-year jump of 72%'

French weapons sales abroad rose between 2015-2019 by 72 percent on the previous five years according to a report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, which said the latest total represented almost 8 percent of global arms exports during the same period.

French farmers' union voices fears over 'hard Bexit'

French farmers' union, the FNSEA, has voiced its concern at the possibility of a withdrawal from the EU by the UK, to which France exports a yearly 3 billion euros-worth of agricultural goods, without a trade deal.

French arms exports and imports jump in 2016

French arms exports in 2016, worth 8.3 billion euros, increased in value by 14% on those in 2015, while imports of weapons saw a five-fold increase year-on-year, according to the French defence ministry's statistical agency, L'Observatoire économique de la défense.  

France given clearance for beef exports to US

France is now the fourth EU member country to be given back access to the US market after restrictions were applied to imports of beef, sheep and goats from January 1998 following the outbreak of the bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) epidemic.

Brexit threatens French wine exports

French wine dealers say the effects of Brexit and plummeting pound are being felt from Burgundy to Bordeaux.

SW France bird flu outbreak: South Korea bans French poultry imports

The ban announced by Seoul came as increasing numbers of Dordogne farms are confirmed contaminated by an unusual strain of avian influenza.

France’s exports slip as eurozone sees more signs of economic recovery

Analysts fear a weak manufacturing sector in France could hold back output across the rest of the Eurozone.

Champagne surplus grows as sales slump for second year

After enjoying years of growing sales and exports, France's Champagne producers see sales falling even further than in 2012.

French film exports reach 10-year record with $282 million in 2012

Overseas box office of French movies also jumped by 93.8% to 144.1 million admissions, of which 70.6% were garnered by the top five movies.