Explore the many interesting business opportunities Magdeburg has to offer
Strategic location and excellent accessibility, well-developed industrial sites as well as value-added services resulting from co-operation between economy and science are only three of the many reasons why Magdeburg has become a highly attractive investment location.
If you wish to put your entrepreneurial ideas into practice and start up your business the right way, then you have come to the right place. Magdeburg offers excellent opportunities as well as assistance from an expert staff.
The city particularly promotes innovative development in mechanical engineering and plant engineering, ecotechnology and life-cycle management as well as in health management.
Many companies offering logistics services as well as those in need of logistics partners can take advantage of Magdeburg's excellent infrastructure. This is the reason why over the past few years the city has seen a major growth in the wood processing industry. Furthermore, with about 17,000 students studying at the two universities and working in the many research institutes, Magdeburg is successfully building its future where the student community has become an integral part of the city making a major contribution to the whole atmosphere and vibrancy of the city centre.
Magdeburg has indeed become a vibrant, attractive and thriving city which offers a variety of cultural events, theatre and music festivals as well as highly attractive sports events.
One of the major tourist attractions is the "Blue Ribbon of the River Elbe" which runs through the entire region offering sports, leisure and entertainment activities for everyone. I invite you to come to Magdeburg and enjoy the many sides of the city as well as its advantages as a prime business location.
Dr Lutz Trümper
Mayor of Magdeburg