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Welcome to Gothenburg one of the fastest growing regions in Europe. Here you will find a wealth of business opportunities, find out more here or get in touch with our team of local specialists.

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100 BN

to be invested in properties and infrastructure 2016-2035r

1.4 M

residents in Gothenburg's labour market region

33 %

of Sweden's private sector R&D investments are made in Gothenburg's county

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Leading R&D region for businesses

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.

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We are testing the future together!

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. 

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Access to competence

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

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Sustainability frontrunner

Home to a leading green-tech cluster and a living example of sustainable urban development. Also testing the transport system of the future - now - join Gothenburg Green City Zone.


Creating world-class science in everything from medical research to developments in the transport industry, as well as pioneering new technologies like graphene.  Welcome to Gothenburg, a fast-growing and globally-connected hotspot for innovation and sustainable development.

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We offer our services to all companies interested to invest, establish or innovate in our region. Our tailor-made services are free of charge and in full confidentiality.

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If you prefer to browse around and explore our reigon in facts and figures, visit our database. Explore industry clusters, analyze our talent pool, compare Gothenburg with other communities, and much more  

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World's most sustainable destinaiton (Global Destination Sustainability Index, 2021)

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Winner of the European Entrepreneurial Region Award 2020 (European Committee of the Regions, European Union)

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Best logistics location i Sweden (Intelligent Logistik 2020)


We regularly offer knowledge-rising and inspiring seminars and workshops, keep an eye on out calendar!

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Biotechgate Digital Partnering 2021

28 November, 23:00
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Biotech Showcase 2022

San Francisco online
11 January, 23:00

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Gothenburg – the best logistics location in Sweden - For almost two decades Gothenburg has been ranked as Sweden’s number one logistics location. Why? Because at the heart of our region we have Port of Gothenburg, the largest port in Scandinavia, and also major new logistics establishments, new land areas, a highly efficient transport infrastructure and advanced education and research. 

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Join our Christmas countdown! 🎄 The Gothenburg region is the Innovation Powerhouse of Sweden. In 2019, with 33.4 percent of companies' national R&D expenditure invested in our region we passed Stockholm as innovation leader. We also account for 64 percent of the total increase in Sweden. The larger the investment in research and development, the greater the chance of innovations and new jobs being created. Gothenburg being no 1 is no coincidence. Here we dare to test - we have more test beds than any other region in Sweden. And in our Science Parks it's bubbling with innovative power. For example Lindholmen Science Park, both a dynamic area and an arena for collaboration across geographical borders. 

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Good news for Gothenburg! For the fifth consecutive year the city has topped the Global Destination Sustainability Index. Previously, Gothenburg was also named the European Capital of Smart Tourism in 2020 and the world's Best Sustainable City Stay 2021 by Lonely Planet.

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