Rhineland-Palatinate has a mix of large globally active businesses, modern medium-sized companies, and innovative newcomers. Around 99% of the companies in Rhineland-Palatinate are formed by medium-sized enterprises and ensure economic stability and a diversified industry structure. Among the large companies are global corporations such as BASF, Opel and DaimlerChrysler. Around 20% of the workers in Rheinland-Pfalz are employed in large companies with more than 500 workers. 

There are many other reasons for speaking in favor of Rhineland-Palatinate as a profitable business location in 21st century:

  • the central location in Europe; Rhineland-Palatinate is the only state in Germany that borders on three member states of the EU
  • the excellent infrastructure
  • the highly qualified workers
  • the low unemployment rate
  • the excellent commercial spaces at prime locations
  • the cheap rent and property prices
  • the high recreational and dwelling value
  • the unique cultural landscape

Rhineland-Palatinate is a future-oriented country that is looking forward to investors from all over the world.

Services of ISB

The Investment and Economic Development Bank of Rheinland-Pfalz (ISB) supports investors with a series of programs.

ISB Support

You have questions concerning our programs for business start-ups?
Our experts are pleased to help you!

ISB support is available:

Monday to Thursday 
from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Phone +49 (0)6131 6172-1333