In the last few years Debrecen has become a stronghold for the pharmaceutical industry, information technology and electronics, but apart from these the innovation may also provide support in the development of the agriculture, the food industry and the automotive industry.
The population is ca. 208 000, the working age population (aged 15 to 74) is approximately 105 000 inhabitants, which is above 730 000 when the metropolitan area is also included. This means a significant number of potential employees for migrating companies.
Companies settling and creating workplaces in Debrecen may receive diverse incentives and subsidies. The highest intensity class of subsidies allowed in the EU prevail in the region at 50%.
Furthermore, the city is easily accessible on motorway, by train or airplane. It has a direct connection to the national, and thereby also to the entire Western-European motorway network. There are charter connections to 14 large cities from the Debrecen International Airport by now.
MOST IMPORTANT ECONOMIC OPERATORS:
BMW, Krones, FAG-Schaeffler Group, Continental, Eurings, Thyssenkrupp, Oerlikon, Flexiforce, Bumet, Manz, Diehl Aviation, Flowserve, National Instruments, BT, IT Services, EPAM, Transcosmos, Richter Gedeon, TEVA, Medicor, EMD
WHY IS IT WORTH FOR YOUR COMPANY TO INVEST IN DEBRECEN?
- excellent accessibility
- developed business infrastructure
- excellent workforce with competitive labour costs
- high quality education, practice-oriented trainings, innovation
- cooperation between educational institutions and local companies
- liveable city, friendly environment
Be part of the exciting and dynamically developing future of debrecen!