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Business areas

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Business areas


Southern part of Metz Métropole
Moulins-lès-Metz and Augny
260 ha
of total area
The area
Located South of the urban area of Metz, in Moulins-lès-Metz and Augny. The area, highly attractive, has been created between 1970 and 1980 and is currently experiencing a renewal with the presence of Waves, the big mall inaugurated in 2014. 

It is a mixed zone including handicraft, industrial, tertiary and business activities. The business sector stands for the major one, with around 207.000 m² of retail areas.

Actisud spreads over 260 ha: it stands for the second largest retail area in France. The site is easily accessible by car, at the crossroads of the A31 and RD657 junction, and is clearly visible from these urban area's major arteries. 
Actisud is served by two « mini» transport lines upon request (Augny Tournebride and Ars-sur-Moselle Actisud), and a line from the departmental network,TIM.
Businesses and employment
In 2020, we could list around 5.000 employees on site divided into around 257 structures.
The main companies are : Waves, Cora, Castorama, Decathlon, Boulanger, Darty, Thiriet...

Contracting authority : Metz Métropole
Developer : Inspire Metz Agency – Invest in Metz
The agency Inspire Metz is supported by the Grand Est region

Grand Est

Invest In Metz
Marie Demurger
2 Place d’Armes
CS 80367
57007 Metz Cedex 1
+33 6 09 90 51 19
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