自動車

NRW州はドイツ有数の自動車産業拠点です。車両を生産するグローバルな企業グループ、中堅企業が強いサプライヤー産業、eモビリティー、さらには自動運転まで、NRW州の自動車産業は関連分野全てに裾野を広げています。

バイオテクノロジー

NRW州のバイオテクノロジーは優れた科学技術環境を有し、化学・製薬分野で世界的に活躍するグローバル企業や中小企業、さらには多数の若手スタートアップが躍動中。

化学産業

NRW州はドイツにおける化学産業の最重要拠点です。最先端研究がが進められ、また幅広い中堅企業と世界で成功を収める多くの大手企業が共存し、この一大経済拠点を形成しています。

デジタル産業

強い産業構造と幅広いICT産業、そして革新的なスタートアップ等が共にNRW州のデジタル産業を発展させ、新たなビジネスモデル、サービスおよび製品を生み出しています。

Energy

NRW is Europe's most advanced and most important energy region. It is not only home to internationally active energy suppliers, large companies with energy-intensive production and power plant constructors, but also to numerous developers, suppliers and users of new technologies in the energy sector.

食品

NRW州の食品産業の強みは数百万という国内外の顧客に直ぐにアクセスできる拠点であること、多様な業種が幅広く存在すること、あらゆる種類の専門サプライヤーが揃い、また大学や研究機関との連携があることです。

ヘルスケア

NRW州のヘルスケア産業は成長とイノベーションの原動力になっています。特に医療技術ではNRW州の企業は世界のトップレベルにあります。また多数のグローバルプレーヤーが幅広く活動する製薬産業もNRW州のヘルスケア産業の特徴です。

インダストリー 4.0

インダストリー 4.0は生産プロセスに革命を起こし、ドイツ産業の中核を成すNRW州は鍵となる重要な役割を担っています。産学の密接な連携、卓越したインフラ、そして広域のICTセクターがあるが故にNRW州では同市場が急速に成長しています。 

情報・通信技術(ICT)

NRW州では情報・通信技術(ICT)が推進役となって経済全般のデジタル変革が起きています。例えば、企業、研究者および投資家はICTノウハウを駆使して、インダストリー4.0を発展させています。

プラスチック

NRW州ではプラスチックに関し、製造、加工、機械メーカー、科学研究、サービス産業までが網羅され、この集積と連携はヨーロッパでもここNRW州にしかありません。更に研究開発の重要性が高い同産業にとって、イノベーションを生み出す理想的な条件が揃っています。

Logistics

As a logistics location North Rhine-Westphalia scores points above all with its extraordinary infrastructure. Direct connections to the Belgian and Dutch seaports and the closely meshed transport network make NRW one of the most important logistics locations in Europe.

工作機械

NRW州の工作機械メーカーは、物資の安定供給や資源保全、エネルギーの効率的な利用に非常に重要な貢献をしています。NRW州には特定の市場で国際的に名を馳せる多数の「隠れたチャンピオン企業」が存在し、極めて特殊な製品を開発しています。とりわけ駆動技術や計器類で世界を牽引し、高いイノベーション力を誇ります。

メディアの拠点

NRW州はヨーロッパで最も勢いのあるメディア拠点に数えられています。テレビ局やラジオ局、ネットワークオペレーターやコンテンツ企業、世界的に事業展開している大手メディア、市場をリードするテレビ局、生の映画の舞台、そしてゲーム業界もダイナミックに成長しています。

ナノテクノロジー&マイクロシステム技術

NRW州では、堅牢な研究環境と緊密な産学連携がイノベーションの進行速度を高める効果を発揮しています。このようなダイナミックな市場からメリットを受けているのはNRW州に拠点を置くドイツ企業、そして外国企業です。

新素材

NRW州は金属、プラスチック、先端・機能複合材料に従来から強みを持っています。また州内には先端学術研究機関と長い伝統を誇る素材加工メーカーが集積し、新素材分野でのコンピテンスを高めています。

Tourism

Many millions of private and business travelers from Germany and abroad come to NRW every year. They generate considerable sales – not only in tourism, but also in many other sectors such as the hotel and restaurant industry or retail.

This speaks well for NRW

A dynamic business location with convincing location factors, situated in the heart of Europe: NRW is the most important economic region in Germany and has been the No. 1 investment location for foreign companies in Germany for years.

Investors FAQ

What you need to know as an investor? We have compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions about investments, organizational and legal conditions and funding opportunities in NRW. Read them for yourself!

Vacant commercial sites and real estate in NRW

North Rhine-Westphalia has more than 1,000 vacant commercial sites and properties in top locations. NRW.INVEST will be pleased to support you with offers in your search for the best location for your investment project in NRW.

The top achiever state

As part of the location marketing campaign "Germany at its best: Nordrhein-Westfalen", citizens, entrepreneurs, scientists, inventors and personalities from NRW present their top achievements in Germany, Europe or worldwide.

International companies in NRW

More and more international companies choose North Rhine-Westphalia as an investment location every year. According to the ORBIS Europe company database, more than 20,000 foreign companies have already settled in NRW.

How to do business in NRW

Do you have questions about entry regulations, tax issues and relevant laws for your investment project? You can find all the important information on setting up a company and other practical answers in our Business Guide.

Choose your location

Whether founding a company or expanding. Explore NRW, filter various criteria and find your own personal piece of North Rhine-Westphalia with the best conditions for your optimal choice of location.

Economic regions

North Rhine-Westphalia is a state of diversity. Like its landscape and people, Germany's most populous state offers a wide variety of economic regions.

Directions

How to find us.

Contact

Talk to our experts. We look forward to hearing from you.

Supervisory Board

The Supervisory Board of NRW.INVEST GmbH includes one member from each of the parliamentary groups represented in the State Parliament of North Rhine-Westphalia. In addition to the shareholder, other ministries and public institutions send representatives to the board.

Foreign representative offices

The NRW.INVEST offices abroad provide interested companies with information on NRW as an economic and investment location. Talk to our experts in your region!

Chief Executive Officer

Petra Wassner is the CEO of NRW.INVEST GmbH and has been active in economic development for more than 20 years.

Shareholder

The state government of North Rhine-Westphalia, represented by the Minister of Economic Affairs, Innovation, Digitization and Energy of the State of NRW, is the sole shareholder of NRW.INVEST GmbH.

Career

Join us in supporting companies with investment projects or the settlement in North Rhine-Westphalia!

News

Learn more about current investment projects and other news on NRW as a business location.

Our press releases

Here we provide media representatives with the latest news.

Dates of current events

Trade fairs as well as network and industry events for your diary.

Our mission

As a state-owned economic development agency, NRW.INVEST markets Germany's No. 1 investment location internationally. With our international offices abroad and our headquarters in Düsseldorf, we support companies with investment projects or establishing themselves in NRW.

Knowledgebase NRW

The information and presentation database on NRW as a business location provides partners such as the state government, state initiatives and economic development agencies with current economic and location data. Register to compile presentations or handouts with just a few clicks.

Media center

From us for you: the latest press releases, news, photos, videos and publications.

Partner network in NRW

We work closely with an efficient network of partners, including the Ministry of Economic Affairs and the state chambers of commerce, industry clusters and other state initiatives.

Our service for investors

With our international offices abroad and the headquarters in Düsseldorf, we help you settle successfully in NRW. We are your partner and accompany the project confidentially – from the first contact to successful settlement.

Events

Get in touch with NRW.INVEST, foreign companies as well as representatives from business, politics and administration: At investor seminars, dialog events in Germany and abroad or international trade fairs.

Cooperation with economic development agencies

We work closely and in partnership with the economic development agencies in NRW and support them with a wide range of information and services.

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