Why Chicago ?

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>> WHY CHICAGO & ILLINOIS ?

  • Chicago is the 3rd largest city in the U.S. with a population of 12 million
  • More than $500 billion gross regional product (GRP)
  • The #1 American financial market (In 2007 CME/CBOT traded $1,200 trillion)
  • The #1 American convention center: McCormick Place hosts 3 million visitors per year and occupies 2.7 million square feet
  • US headquarters to some of Europe's largest companies, such as Veolia, Lafarge, Dassault Systemes, Roquette...
  • Fortune 500 Headquarters in Illinois: Archer Daniels Midland, Boeing Co., Walgreens Co., McDonald’s, AbbVie, Baxter, Caterpillar, United Airlines, Aon,  Kraft, Mondelez...
  • A city with a rich French history

>> ILLINOIS AT A GLANCE

 >> FRENCH FOOTPRINT IN ILLINOIS
Find more information about the French Footprint in the US here. 

>> SISTER CITIES WITH PARIS

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FACC-Chicago Board Members

    • AXA Assistance USA
    • AbbVie
    • Alliant Mesirow
    • Bolloré Logistics
    • DLA Piper
    • DSML Executive Search, Inc.
    • Deloitte Tax, LLP
    • First American Bank
    • Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP
    • Gerflor
    • International Management Solutions
    • Invenergy
    • Mayer Brown LLP
    • Mazars USA LLP
    • Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
    • Numalliance / Numamerica, Inc.
    • Pattishall, McAuliffe, Newbury, Hilliard & Geraldson
    • Savills Studley
    • ShubertCollin & Associés
    • Sofitel Chicago Water Tower
    • Square D/Schneider Electric
    • Strategic Solutions Associates
    • Thorelli & Associates

Contact us

French-American Chamber of Commerce
Chicago Chapter
205 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60601 - USA
Phone: (312) 578-0444
Email: information@facc-chicago.com

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