By using our website, you are agreeing to cookies being stored and Google Analytics being used on your device in order to offer the best possible service. You can find more information on thishere.
Austria.
Dynamic Business Location.

Business Location Vorarlberg

Today Vorarlberg ranks among Europe’s strongest economic regions. Its extremely high economic strength is based on a rate of industrialization above average combined with competitive trade, numerous innovative craft business and an effective tourist industry (e.g. Lech am Arlberg as the No. 1 Alpine destination).

Vorarlberg’s annual export volume of EUR 43,000 per employed person places the region far above such strong export countries as Switzerland or Germany. This high export rate is the result of the regional economy’s clear focus on new products, processes and services, which makes it possible to gain market shares even in saturated markets. Such power in innovation is also exemplified by patent statistics – Vorarlberg regularly ranks among Europe’s top 5 regions in terms of the number of patent applications filed with the European Patent Office per million inhabitants. The following perfect conditions, amongst others, for corporate employment play a decisive role in the leading position and economic power of Vorarlberg:

  • Strategically beneficial location in the midst of Europe’s strongest economic regions

  • Advanced infrastructure, also for the transport of goods and individuals

  • Business sites as professional technology and impulse centers

  • High availability of top qualified and motivated personnel

  • Labor productivity above average

  • Relatively low energy prices (e.g. electricity)

  • Great range of funding opportunities due to a healthy regional banking sector

  • Professional local supply industry

  • Attractive economic promotions for innovation and investment projects

  • Efficient administration with short distances and no red tape

  • Business-friendly local climate  

  • High quality of life, numerous sports and leisure opportunities

Tertiary education

Research

Research centers of the Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences:

  • Microtechnology

  • User-centered technology

  • Process and product engineering

  • Mechatronics

  • Social sciences and economics

  • Energy

 V-Research GmbH – Industrial Research and Development:

  • Construction automation

  • Plant configuration

  • Tribological optimization

  • Damage analysis


University of Innsbruck, Institute for Textile Chemistry and Textile Physics

VIVIT Molecularbiological Laboratory

Clusters and theme networks

Businesses

Key sectors

  • Mechanical engineering

  • Electrical/metal industries

  • Plastics

  • Computer sciences and IT

  • Manufacturing technology and medical engineering

  • Environment and energy technologies

Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Twitter Share on Linkedin Share on Linkedin

Testimonials

Events

Meet us at events, seminars and trade shows - worldwide.

  • Life Sciences Wien - Ein Markt mit vielen Chancen

    28.01.2021, 10:00 - 11:30 (CET), Online Conference

  • Horizon Europe

    12.1. 2021 - 19.3.2021, Online Conference

Austria Map

Find the perfect location for your company

Vienna is the perfect place to go for highly qualified talents, and is also superbly geographically positioned in order to be able to provide quick, high-quality services to our customers throughout Europe.

Crayon Austria GmbH

Logo: Crayon Austria GmbH
More testimonials

news from the business location Austria

Vienna University of Technology presents the world’s fastest coronavirus test

A new type of bio-chip technology can reliably detect extremely small numbers of viruses, but at an unprecedented speed.

Christmas in Austria: Customs and Traditions

Like every other country in the world, Austria has its own customs and traditions which characterise the winter holidays. Even within the country, people often disagree as to which traditions are actually the original ones. For this reason, both local residents and newcomers are often equally confused if they should happen to find themselves in an Austrian region which they are not familiar with at Christmas time.

More news All blog posts