Amazon is opening a site in Metz in 2021.
Metz is a city in northeast France located at the confluence of the Moselle and the Seille rivers. Because of its historical, cultural, and architectural background, Metz has been submitted on France's UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List. A basin of urban ecology, Metz gained its nickname of The Green City, as it has extensive open grounds and public gardens. The historic city centre is one of the largest commercial pedestrian areas in France.
Metz is the economic heart of the Lorraine region, specialising in information technology and automotive industries. It is home to the University of Lorraine, Georgia Tech Lorraine, and a centre for applied research and development in the materials sector, notably in metallurgy and metallography, the heritage of the Lorraine region's past in the iron and steel industry.