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The bicycle valley in Portugal: an example of reindustrialisation

In the Agueda Valley, located south of Porto, the bicycle manufacturing industry, especially electric, is flourishing. No country in the European Union manufactures more bicycles than Portugal. This country of 10 million people – just over 2% of the European Union’s population – produces almost a quarter of the Confederation’s bicycles. A phenomenon fueled by the growing passion of Europeans for cycling. .