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to be invested in properties and infrastructure 2016-2035
residents in Gothenburg's labour market region
of Sweden's private sector R&D investments are made in Gothenburg's county
We are thrilled to announce that we will be present at TechBBQ in Denmark on September 13-14. TechBBQ gathers entrepreneurs, startups, scaleups, investors, and other tech enthusiasts for a unique tech experience.
BoneEasy, a highly innovative Portuguese medical device scale-up, is moving its global headquarters to Gothenburg Region. Welcome!
The company originating from Gothenburg is moving its final assembly of elctric bikes from Poland to a new factory in Gothenburg.
Ribocure Pharmaceuticals is joining GoCo Health Innovation City, where it will open a clinical trial unit.
Austrian board sports and lifestyle specialist Blue Tomato has expanded to Sweden and opened a store in central Gothenburg.
Our mobility cluster has attracted software company Apex.AI, the company supplies operating systems for the development of secure and scalable software for vehicles and systems for autonomous driving.
Northvolt and Volvo Cars are developing a joint battery gigafactory and R&D centre in Gothenburg, which will create over 3,000 direct jobs.
Why do people invest in Gothenburg?
Maybe because we are an innovation leader. Or because Gothenburg is a hub for advanced research, with more 60 active testbeds and 3 science parks. Another reason could be our business environment, a mix of global brands and pioneering start-ups. Or the fact that more and more people are moving here and we are in the middle of a building boom. Check out this video to learn more.
With over 1/3 of private R&D investments made in Gothenburg region, almost 100 testbeds and ranked as one of the most innovative regions in Europe, we welcome you to be a part of this expansive R&D region.
Verify and validate you innovation by using a testbed, this way you can reduce risk and up-front investments. In Gothenburg we have almost 100 testbeds covering many business sectors.
Gothenburg region is offering a highly skilled workforce, large universities generating great brains, and three Science parks with an innovative environment bringing out the best in cutting-edge expertise
Gothenburg - leading the way in electromobility
Learn more about our rapid transition towards more sustainable mobility and transportation.
Our services, how we can help
We offer our services to all companies interested to invest, establish or innovate in our region. Our services are tailored to your needs, free of charge and provided in full confidentiality.
If you prefer to browse around and explore our region in facts and figures, visit our data and mapping tool Explore Gothenburg. Via the tool you can explore demographic and labour force data, analyze our talent pool, identify potential areas, customers and collaboration partners.
World's most sustainable destinaiton (Global Destination Sustainability Index, 2021)
Winner of the European Entrepreneurial Region Award 2020 (European Committee of the Regions, European Union)
Best logistics location i Sweden (Intelligent Logistik 2020)