Attractive and dynamic – the economic Region of Leipzig

The Region of Leipzig offers all of the facets of an attractive location. Its economic momentum is spot-on, companies can find specialists and a dedicated administration, the infrastructure is state-of-the-art and education as well as quality of life are at the highest level in the entire country.

Saxon companies have recorded excellent business development in the last five years. Industry, the service sector and skilled trades continue to assess their future prospects very positively – the best signs for a successful investment in the Region of Leipzig.

The region never stands still: The highly modern trimodal powerhouse in the Region of Leipzig ensures stability. The daily freight handling of several thousand tons of cargo at DHL’s European hub at Leipzig/Halle Airport, the state-of-the-art City Tunnel transport project in Leipzig as well as the connections to federal motorways 9, 14, 38 and 72 exhibit a transport and logistics infrastructure that has the best conditions for further settlements.

High productivity: Invest Region Leipzig is a quality location. Well-known companies offer specialists excellent working conditions as well as training and further education opportunities. Competitive labour costs and high qualification standards contribute to productivity that’s above-average.

Ten great reasons to choose the Region of Leipzig


Leipzig’s airport with its 24-hour cargo operation is a top logistics location


State-of-the-art interconnected transport and telecommunications infrastructure


Outstanding professional and academic potential in a growing region


Diverse, attractive and fully developed industrial and commercial areas


Excellent research and educational location with international institutes


Investment grants of up to 30% within the framework of the “GRW” (improvement of regional economic structure) programme


Competitive labour costs and hourly productivity that is above-average


Effective assistance concerning investor enquiries thanks to excellent networking


Outstanding quality of life in the city, New Lakeland, Burgenland and Heideland


International top positions in the fDi Financial Times ranking