Mannheim has a impressive urban flair and vibrant city life. Mannheim offers an attractive and dynamic environment for start-ups and corporate networks. Mannheim attracts companies, students, researchers, skilled workers, business founders and investors alike with its “let’s do it” attitude.
Mannheim enjoys an outstanding position as a business location. Economic strength, employment development, quality of life, retail trade or real estate market - amongst the largest German cities Mannheim is always ranked as one of the front-runners in current city comparisons. An excellent infrastructure as well as attractive industrial and office spaces make Mannheim a top location. Companies enjoy a business-friendly environment and benefit from the support programmes offered by the state of Baden-Württemberg, the federal government and the EU.
Mannheimer Wirtschaftsförderung (the Office for Economic Development) is the point of contact and agency 'looking after' all business and economic matters. This applies equally to established local companies, start-ups and companies interested in settling in Mannheim.