The investment location of Saxony-Anhalt in September 2014
The Otto Group is expanding its central warehousing facility in Haldensleben and is investing millions. The distribution centre is operated by Hermes Fulfilment GmbH, an Otto Group company. Hartmut Möllring, Minister of Sciences and Economic Affairs: "The decision to reinvest in Haldensleben is a very positive sign for the town and the region as well as proof of the strong competitiveness of the location." Read more.
The Islandic manufacturer for plastic packaging, Promens Packaging, establishes new factory in Theeßen near Magdeburg. Theeßen was chosen due to its state-of-the-art manufacturing plant and its perfect transport links."We are delighted that the favourable location conditions in Saxony-Anhalt have once again been convincing and that we were able to successfully support the company", says Dr Carlhans Uhle, managing director of the Investment and Marketing Corporation Saxony-Anhalt (IMG). Read more.
New Solvay plant in Genthin creates 30 new jobs. "Solvay's decision to open a second site in Saxony-Anhalt confirms our economic policies to make the state attractive for the international industry", emphasised Minister President Dr Reiner Haseloff. Read more.
Saxony-Anhalt and South Korea to collaborate on solar research. The collaboration was part of the trip of Prime Minister Dr. Reiner Haseloff to South Korea and is initially agreed for five years. Read more.