The trades are an
important sector of the Bergerac area’s economy.
Construction and services are the most dynamic sectors.
This dynamism is expressed in the region by interesting and
rewarding initiatives for the profession:
• The Greater Bergerac Area supports and develops the
region’s economy. To help artisans and merchants in their
development, a Collective Modernization Operation has been
Bergerac Area and
Bertrand LACOMBE Chamber of
Trades and Crafts
• Artisans in certain sectors have organized to conduct
joint projects. This is the case, for example in the Cadouin Community of Communes,
where artisans, merchants and elected officials came
together in an association and created a “Know-How” Day, an
event to enhance everyone’s know-how.
• Master craftsmen have formed a network with a coordinator
who organizes many activities to enhance the value of their
skills and trades: Annual Exhibition of Crafts and Arts;
communication; internships with artisans; the craft of art
is an economic sector that is organized!
Pays du Grand Bergeracois
Chamber of Trades and Crafts of the
• Sustainable development companies (eco-construction,
production and economic development of organic farming, bio
energy, landscape enhancement ...) have formed an
association and created a thematic industrial park. Located
in one place, they want to create dynamics and promote a
sector in full development, with support from the community.
They want to develop their concept, and create an accessible
showcase of their work.
Contact: CDC Montaigne and Montravel
and the Ecopole association
List of companies (pdf, in
Businesses available :
click here (in french)
CMO Pays du Grand
32 avenue de la Roque
Chamber of Trades and Crafts of the Dordogne : Bertrand LACOMBE
32 Boulevard Lakanal
24005 Périgueux Cedex
+33 (0)5 53 35 87 00
+33 (0)5 53 35 87 59
(Dordogne Delegation for the Franco-British
Chamber of Commerce & Industry)
+33 (0)5 53 35 80 24