A dynamic and various economic fabric

And a strong industrial tradition

  • Key figures :

Almost 6,000 companies operating on our Cambrai region Over 90% of which employ less than 10 people.

Over 30, 000 jobs in the private sector, 25% of which are in industry.


  • World capital of lace and embroidery …Creation of upmarket products for fashion design,

ready to wear clothing, show business and furnishing.


  • Strong presence of European and international distribution centres


  • Regional and national excellent sectors:

     ++ Traditional and innovative textile ( Uptex cluster )
     ++ Food industry ( Agroé cluster )
     ++ And also logistics, automative industry, eco-activities…


  • French and Foreign companies have been successful in Cambrésis:


Sicos (L’Oreal), Les Verreries de Masnières, CMD , Fleury Michon, 3M France, Grupo Antolin, Tereos, Royal Canin, Graphic Packaging, Cereplas, Columbia Sportswear Company, Florette, Buitoni, Candia, Clôtures Saniez,Sophie Halette,,SASA industrie, Lenglet Imprimeurs, Cardon Tradilinge, Affival, Gestamp, Renson International, Babyliss, Norail, Nicols France, C-Log/Morgan, Duflot Industrie, Sif Unifrance, Life Plastic, Soermel Laser, Chrystal Plastic, Basuyau Oxycoupage, Porthault, Afchain, Guilford France, Hyodall, Europ’Ingénierie, STC 59, Marco Emballages, Despinoy, Nord Cintres, Michèle Lemaire, Glaces Ruiz …