Leipzig is a place to do business
Dynamic development with much innovative potential
A highly qualified workforce, outstanding infrastructure for visitors and a city focused on a number of select future-oriented sectors form the basis of the healthy economic development of the Leipzig region. Today, alongside the traditional and well-rooted business sectors, numerous service companies and global players have made their home here. They include, for instance, Leipzig-Halle Airport, DHL, Amazon, Porsche, Telekom, Primacom, DB Schenker, BMW, Siemens, VNG – Verbundnetz Gas AG, Vattenfall, the European Energy Exchange AG and Veolia, to name but a few.
The City of Leipzig's cluster strategy
In line with the principle of "strengthen your strengths", growth-oriented and already significantly developed areas are enjoying special support. Five clusters stand out because of their undoubted potential for further development:
- Logistics and services
- Motor vehicle and automotive supplies industry
- Healthcare and biotechnology
- Energy and environmental technologies
- Media and the creative sector
You will find additional updated information at: Stadt Leipzig, Wirtschaft & Wissenschaft.