Invest in Luxembourg
Luxembourg, your prime business location
Geographically, Luxembourg is the beautiful green heartland of Europe and a strategic smart business location with a national character of openness, dynamism, reliability. International studies on the competitiveness of countries consistently rank Luxembourg among the first.
Discover just some of the advantageous reasons to invest in our country.
Economic Mission to South Korea
ICT Seminar: Luxembourg your trusted data hub
Calling all innovative start-ups
Calling all innovative start-ups. Meet Luxembourg's Start-up ecosystem in Taipei!
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South Korea and Luxembourg are strong trading partners and have much in common as pioneers of innovation and leaders in the high-tech and digital arenas. Both countries are excellent platforms for companies that are seeking to establish or intensify their business activities in Europe and South-East Asia, respectively. Luxembourg’s economic mission to South Korea offers a wide range of opportunities to meet key decision makers and make contacts with leading business representatives. Read more
Luxembourg is an attractive start-up hub for entrepreneurs wanting to grow and penetrate the European market. This event, which is held in association with the KISED, Korea’s Institute of Startups & Entrepreunership Development will present the Luxembourg start-up ecosystem, your gateway to Europe. During the event 8 Korean start-ups will have the opportunity to pitch their project in front of a jury. The winner will be announced after the networking drink. Read more
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Facing a lack of drinking water, the Swedish municipality of Mörbylånga has invested in a pioneering water treatment plant. The plant's ability to treat different streams of water, including pre-treated industrial water, is made possibly by technology provided by Luxembourg cleantech innovator APATEQ.
As of 10 July 2019, Luxembourg is home to one of the world's largest data lakes for space data analytics. Spire Global, one of the world's largest space-to-cloud analytics companies, launches its open source data lake that is accessible free of charge to all start-ups, research institutes and public agencies in Luxembourg. The initiative is co-funded by the Luxembourg Space Agency.
For the first time since its launch in 2015, the acceleration programme for innovative companies managed by Luxinnovation offers tailor-made support to five start-ups active in the space sector. The selected companies will be able to access Earth observation data provided by the Luxembourg Space Agency (LSA) data centre.
Luxembourg ranks 84th on Mercer’s 2019 Cost of Living City Ranking, well behind European neighbours such as London (23rd), Paris (47th), Frankfurt (74th) or Brussels (77th).
Why invest in Luxembourg ?
Welcome to Luxembourg
We invite you to look closer.
Your gateway to Europe
1 market, 28 countries
500 million consumers
3rd most globalised economy in the world
#1: Highest labour productivity in the world
Easy business creation process
Stable and reliable
#1: World's highest GDP performance
AAA-rated: strong macroeconomic fundamentals
11th most competitive economy in the world
Skilled and talented multilingual work force
1st country in the world for high skilled employment
#1 in the EU for average number of languages spoken by population (3.6)
7th in Global Talent Competitiveness
Outstanding digital infrastructure
28 international fibre routes to main European hubs
23 data centres
40% of all European Tier IV data
High performance computing
Your logistics hub in Europe
#2 in the world in terms of global logistics capabilities
6th largest airfreight platform in Europe
60% of the EU’s GDP can be reached within 1 trucking day
Investment and R&D and innovation incentives
Several instruments to stimulate R&D activities within companies: grants, loans, venture capital, export credit
Excellent R&D capabilities
Inclusive and multicultural
#1: Most international country in EU
2nd most inclusive economy in the world
Safe and welcoming with a high quality of life
#1: Safest country for ex-pats
#1: Best healthcare in the world
In order to remain a leader in solving global challenges, Luxembourg focus lies on key sectors in particular. Explore the different sectors of the Luxembourg economy.
Automotive and smart mobility
Luxembourg is one of the leading business hubs for automotive innovation and smart mobility. With its exceptional business environment, Luxembourg is the ideal location for developing and testing next generation mobility solutions for the European market.
Long established as a world leader in the twin sectors of fund administration and private banking, Luxembourg is the eurozone's leading financial centre and # 12 in the world. It is the second largest for investment funds globally thanks to its pre-eminent role in the European market and as service provider in Asia, the Middle East and South America.
Promoting clean technologies and the transition towards a circular economy is a priority in Luxembourg. The country offers an attractive economic environment for entrepreneurs who are looking to create value whilst reducing pollution, waste and energy consumption.
Luxembourg Trade and Investment Offices
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State visits, official visits and trade missions
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