Diversity with rapid development


Halle (Saale) is a dynamic business location with an attractive and adaptable mix of industrial sectors. The city is home not just to internationally successful multimedia and biotechnology enterprises, but also to market leaders in the service industries, the foodstuffs and luxury goods industry, logistics and start-ups in the fields of design and IT. New, modern business segments are being developed, particularly in traditional plant and mechanical engineering as well as in the fields of chemicals and foodstuffs: Halle (Saale) is making its mark with extensive investment, strong exports and an increasingly prominent presence in European markets.


Technology & innovation

In Halle (Saale) both start-up companies and investors have access to outstanding research and development partners and benefit from a high capacity, multilayered network of contacts.

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Industry & production

The benefits of this industrial location for new companies are not only immediately available plots with a fully developed infrastructure, but also highly trained specialist personnel and decisive wage cost advantages.

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Thanks to well-developed infrastructure, excellent transport links and closeness to Leipzig/Halle international airport with a night flight permit for freight, Halle (Saale) offers top facilities for the logistics business.

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IT and the cultural industries

Halle (Saale) is a top location for the media and creativity in central Germany. Nearly 1000 companies in the media and cultural industries generate an annual turnover of more than €250 million, an amount which is growing all the time. 260 of these companies belong to the sub-sectors of information technology and new media.

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