Orléans, 70 miles south of Paris on the Loire River in north-central France, is the capital of the Centre-Val de Loire region. Orléans has a metropolitan area population of almost 273,000. Employment in the region is driven primarily by services and agriculture.
Orleans is home to the University of Orléans. The city’s historic center and association with Joan of Arc attracts a large number of tourists each year.
Orléans is an important logistics hub for central France. The lower cost of land compared with Paris makes it an attractive location for industrial properties and warehouses that serve consumers and businesses in the capital region and throughout Central France.
Orléans is also an important distribution node connecting France’s Loire valley region with Paris and international markets.
Prologis operates industrial properties and warehouses in the Orléans area.