Strong industries in the Stuttgart region

The numerous regional mechanical engineering companies and automotive suppliers work at a world level. Many of them are even world market leaders. The creative industries are another important regional economic factor. The IT industry in the region, which is also very strong, focuses on virtual reality, open source and software development. The Stuttgart Stock Exchange and over 100 local banking institutions make the region an important location for the financial industry. Aerospace also has a far-reaching tradition and a promising future in the region. Speaking of the future: many players from the future sectors of biotechnology and medical technology as well as energy and the environment are already working on the questions of tomorrow in the Stuttgart region.