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Business location of Baden-Wurttemberg

The business location in South West Germany is recognised as one of the most successful business locations in the world. The region's widely-based economic structure with flexible small and medium-sized companies is just one of the many strength's of this state. Top-quality products and leading technological advancements are the main factors why Baden-Wurttemberg companies enjoy recognition as popular partners on the global economy. A multitude of renowned universities, technical colleges and unrivalled Berufsakademie (universities of cooperative education) speak for themselves. Outstanding transport links that make passenger and cargo transport fast and efficient are vital for ensuring our economic success. Short distances to the most accessible industrial sites increase the attractiveness of the location.

Baden-Wurttemberg is the number one export state in Germany. Over 40 % of the state's domestic production is sent to every corner of the world. This represents an invoiced value of goods of more than 100 billion EUR. Our state is, however, not just an excellent business location, it is a region full of vitality. Towns and villages in charming scenery, mountains and castles and a leisure time and holiday paradise are what make Baden-Wurttemberg a region to remember. Below is a list of ten reasons that will convince you of the potential of Baden-Wurttemberg as a business location.

  1. Well-balanced economic structure
  2. Exemplary technology policy
  3. Central location at the heart of Europe
  4. High standard of education and training
  5. Excellent links, attractive industrial land
  6. A popular region for tourists
  7. Preferred investment location
  8. Support for developing growing markets
  9. Optimum export potential
  10. Political and economic stability