Numerous companies are world leaders in their market and make Haute-Savoie one of the leading French departments for exports :
Amongst the companies with an international dimension are:
Sports/ leisure and luxury goods industries
Tefal-Seb (kitchen utensils) www.groupeseb.com
Entremont (cheese products) www.groupe-entremont.com
Mobalpa (kitchen furniture and items) www.mobalpa.com
The presence of numerous competitive small and medium sized companies allows Annecy to have great sub-contracting diversity at its disposal, an advantage enhanced by the proximity of the Vallée de l'Arve (the No. 1 European metal cutting centre) and of the Plastics Vallée d'Oyonnax (the No. 2 European plastics technology centre).