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There are 41,998 businesses in the county, including 10,866 small companies. More than 50% of companies in Calvados are located in Caen. 5,860 companies were created in 2011. In 2011, companies in Calvados generated a turnover of € 55 billions. (source: Regional Directorate of Public Finance).

  Manufacturing - construction

INSEE - 2011

6,825 manufacturing companies (56,604 employees).
20% of the working population in Calvados has jobs in manufacturing.

Services - businesses

INSEE - 2011

23,332 companies
and 97,982 workers.
Retailing and services for individual customers are particularly well developed.

  Agriculture

AGRESTE - INSSE 2012

6,554 farms
(2007), with 445,000 hectares of agricultural land in use, account for 9,098 employees (2008).
The net income from farming in Calvados more than 85 million euros.
NB : arable yields are higher than the French national average.

  Fishing


162 fishing trawlers employ 724 trawlermen.
Port-en-Bessin (7,000 tons of fishes in 2011), ranked 11th French port tonnage landed and 15th in value, is also the fisrt largest port in Normandy.
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Calvados Stratégie
Espace Gardin
40 avenue de l'hippodrome
14000 Caen
Tel : +33 2 31 15 62 70

Calvados Strategie - Comité d'expansion économique du Calvados - Caen - Normandie - Tél. +33 2 31 15 62 70


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