HERE is the place for big plans.
Saxony-Anhalt has so many benefits. HERE is where you can thrive in a dynamic economic region. HERE is where you can get down to business, fast. HERE is where you’ll find reliable partners.
Take a look and see for yourself.
PLACE FOR BIG PLANS
Here, anything is possible. This is where companies and individuals alike shape and realize their grand plans. Saxony-Anhalt is open: it is a place where anyone can feel good . The dynamic environment offers young people in particular the freedom to flourish. Our diverse cultural scene and enchanting countryside delights both visitors and residents.
The state With room
to feel at home to unfold
PROVIDER OF INNOVATION
Here is where the future is made – at 29 business-oriented research institutes. Engineers and scientists join forces to tackle varying challenges and work together on problems that will underpin the livelihoods of the next generations. Our twelve Centers of Excellence bring together stakeholders from research and development. This makes for fertile ground for young entrepreneurs to start their own businesses. Their ideas lead to new patents and products that are met with huge demand on the world market.
29 business-oriented Centers of Excellence
research institutes for business and science
PASSION FOR INDUSTRY
We are no strangers to hard graft: for more than 150 years, Saxony-Anhalt has been a proud location for renowned engineering. That’s why so many strong sectors have established themselves here in the state, including mechanical and automotive engineering and chemicals. Highly motivated skilled workers help to guarantee this success – and this can be seen in the positive attitudes of the locals: an exceptional 97% of the general public in southern Saxony-Anhalt agree that the industry is important for their region.
97% industry acceptance Engineering location
among the general public for more than 150 years
Here in Saxony-Anhalt, we look ahead. Bright minds from 150 different countries are focused on the future. They are studying, teaching and researching at our universities and globally renowned institutes, where their inquiring minds can really flourish. They benefit from a technology-oriented economy that fosters practical research and development. As a closely-knit cluster, they collaborate at our twelve Centers of Excellence to make the most of their effective work.
Talents and researchers A technology-oriented
from 150 nations economic landscape
Here is where we customize service, for investors and for businesses. It’s easy to get things up and running in Saxony-Anhalt thanks to good links to local authorities and administration, rapid approval processes and short project times. Our state-of-the-art transport and logistics infrastructure enable the fast turnaround of goods and our central location in Europe provides optimum access to the East European economic region.
Tailor-made services Straightforward access
for businesses to politics and administration
10 benefits – at a glance
Our state-of-the-art transport and logistics infrastructure enable the fast turnaround of goods.
Highly motivated, qualified staff secure your long term success.
A dynamic economic region
Saxony-Anhalt is the leading location for direct foreign investment in eastern Germany.
Our rapid approval processes and short project times help to simplify your market entry.
Together with a stable, secure legal system, modest production costs will give you a decisive competitive advantage.
Acceptance of industry
Industry is welcome in Saxony-Anhalt: 97% of the population in southern Saxony-Anhalt are of the opinion that industry is very important for the region; in Cologne, by contrast, it is only 56%.
Access to markets
Our central location in Europe guarantees you optimum access to the East European economic region as the EU expands eastwards.
Security of investment
Its political and legal stability makes Saxony-Anhalt into an especially reliable partner for investments, also over the long term.
Promotion of investments
Against the backdrop of excellent funding arrangements, you can expect to make considerable reductions to your investment, training and R&D costs.
The free-of-charge, professional relocation support services offered by IMG allow you to focus fully on your core area of business.
Saxony-Anhalt is not only an excellent business location, but also a federal state with a high quality of life.
HERE is where service is personalized.
Our Investor Service team would be delighted to support you throughout your entire company location project and your plans for expansion in Saxony-Anhalt.
Together with strong partners, we will guide you through the following processes:
/// Search for property and a location
/// International business service
/// Support with questions on funding and finance
/// Support with recruitment and hiring
/// Authorities and approvals management
Our service is free and confidential.