Number of foreign investors in NRW continues to grow
North Rhine-Westphalia further strengthened its position as the leading location for foreign investors in Germany. Overall, 330 new settlements and expansion investments were realized last year, creating around 4,300 new jobs.> More
North Rhine-Westphalia honors investors from China, Japan and Turkey
For the 11th time, NRW.INVEST and Ministry of Economics of NRW have presented the NRW.INVEST AWARD to companies for their outstanding investments in North Rhine-Westphalia.> More
Welcome to NRW – Germany's investment location No.1!
As the state-owned economic development agency, we inform you in detail about the specific location advantages that North Rhine-Westphalia has to offer as a business partner and investment destination. We are your partners for investment projects with a future.
Get off to a good start with us! With over 18,000 international firms already settled here, you will be in excellent company. How can we help you?
Service for investors
We provide you with support for your settlement project in NRW, enabling you to fully exploit the location's advantages. As a state-owned economic development agency, we are on hand every step of the way, as a central and competent point of contact for any questions concerning your project.
NRW in a direct comparison
NRW is Germany’s no. 1 economic region, comparing extremely well to the other German states in many key economic areas. In international rankings NRW is also easily on a par with other European locations.
The Business Guide for Germany and North Rhine-Westphalia contains all the key information for business creation and management at Germany's No. 1 investment location and provides practical answers to any questions that may arise in the context of an investment project.