Innovative companies in search of the perfect business location need look no further than Styria. No other Austrian province can compete with the number of innovative products and services Styria brings to the market, not only in the fields of mobility, green tech, life sciences... more
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72,684 active companies, €20 billion goods exports, more then 500 research institutions, 63,000 university students, 2,306 km² of nature park area, 1,237,298 inhabitants - this is Styrian economy, research, nature, culture, people and knowdege in figures... more
Five universities, two universities of applied sciences and a wide spectrum of specialist training make Styria a hotbed of European talent. The density of qualified professionals is among the best anywhere in Europe, as is the engineer quota. Finding key workers in Styria is therefore easy... more
The Steirische Wirtschaftsfoerderung SFG is wholly owned by the province of Styria in Austria. As the regional business promotion agency, the role of the SFG is to grow and consolidate the Styrian economy. We strive to attract new business to the region with a view to encouraging industrial expansion. Supporting both new and existing companies we also act as a link to Styrian technology and innovation centres as well as to networks and clusters.