Welcome to NRW.INVEST
Welcome to NRW.INVEST
Economic Development Agency of the German State of NRW
Your partner in successful investments in Germany.
PrimeSite Rhine Region
PrimeSite Rhine Region
North Rhine-Westphalia has reserved an exclusive industrial and commercial site for you: the PrimeSite Rhine Region. You can realize your investment project here on 140 hectares.
Business and Investors Forum China 2019
Business and Investors Forum China 2019
09/12/2019 in Cologne
"Smart City & Smart Innovation: How smart are China and Germany really?"
FDI-Reporting 2018
New record
Foreign direct investments create more than 10,000 new jobs in NRW for the first time.
"fDi - European Cities and Regions of the Future 2018/19" Award
1st Place
In the category
"Human Capital and Lifestyle"
"fDi - European Cities and Regions of the Future 2018/19" Award

Welcome to North Rhine-Westphalia | NRW – Germany's investment location No.1

We welcome you to the most important economic region in Germany. To one of the most popular investment locations for foreign companies in Europe. To a federal state with the highest quality of life. Welcome to North Rhine-Westphalia | NRW.

As the state-owned NRW.INVEST economic development agency, we inform you about the location and support you in all matters relating to investment or settlement. Locally as well as internationally in our offices abroad.

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No. 1

in Germany.
Over 20,000 foreign companies have invested in NRW to date and manage their German or European activities from here.

160 million

live within a radius of 500 km of the state capital Düsseldorf. No other European metropolis has comparable purchasing power.

Over 773,000

study at 70 universities for a successful future career. This makes NRW Germany's No. 1 talent pool.


international offices
and our headquarters in Düsseldorf will support you with investment projects and settlement in NRW.

In 4 easy steps to North Rhine-Westphalia | NRW

We support you in your successful settlement in NRW with our international offices abroad and our headquarters in Düsseldorf. We are your partner and accompany the project in confidence – from the first contact to the successful settlement and beyond.

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions

Economic Development Agency of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW)
Völklinger Str. 4
40219 Düsseldorf

Imagine a Place

The NRW location film "Imagine a place..." transports you to a place where open-mindedness and creativity, modernity and tradition, innovation and business, nature and culture are all at home - to the unique place that is North Rhine-Westphalia.