Minister of the Economy, Finance and Industry (France)

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The new ministry building in Bercy, Paris

The Minister of the Economy, Finance and Industry (Ministre de l'Economie, des Finances et de l'Industrie), or Minister of Finances for short, is one of the most prominent positions in the cabinet of France after the Prime Minister.

The exact title of the minister has varied throughout time; it may not always include "economy" and "industry", but it always includes "Finances".

The Minister of Finances supervises:

The current Minister of the Economy, Finance and Industry is Thierry Breton.

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The Ministry of Finances is situated in Bercy, a district in Paris (in the 12th arrondissement). That is why the French media often refer to it as simply "Bercy".

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fr:Ministère de l'Économie, des Finances et de l'Industrie

Minister of the Economy, Finance and Industry (France)

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