The Kingdom of Belgium is a Western European country bordered by France, the Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg and the North Sea, covering a surface area of 30,528 sq.kms and with a population of 11,289,900 inhabitants, for a GDP of US$437,2 billion in 2017.
Engineering and metallurgy products, the automotive assembly industry and food and beverage packaging, and petrochemicals are the main sectors of activity in the Belgian economy. Belgium has been able to take advantage of its geographical location to occupy a central place in the politics of the European Union (source: France Diplomatie, February 2019).
Its main trading partners are its neighbours: Germany, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and France.
France is the leading host country for Belgian investments and one of its favourite economic partners.
In order to meet the needs of its customers on the Belgian market, Simon Associés has developed privileged relations with economic and legal partners locally.