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A Strong Economy

Strength lies in diversity. With everything from young companies to world market leaders, a wide range of businesses from various industries are what characterize the Neckar-Alb Economic Region. Another important advantage of our business location is its focus on family-friendly employee development, which aims to maintain the region’s success long into the future.

Here you’ll find the benefits of economically strong metropolitan areas combined with the cost advantages of rural areas. The Neckar-Alb region is known for its dynamic companies and high purchasing power, making it one of the strongest economic regions in Germany. Years of knowledge transfer and solid partnerships have enabled the region to produce numerous world market leaders that are beacons in their field. 

The Neckar-Alb Region in the Metropolitan Region of Stuttgart

As part of the European Metropolitan Region of Stuttgart, the Neckar-Alb region has direct access to one of the 11 metropolitan regions in Germany acting as motors of social, economic, and cultural development.

Whether looking at manufacturing, skilled crafts or the services sector, the Neckar-Alb boasts an economy of above-average strength. Our region’s appeal is also reflected in the excellent quality of life prevalent in its three districts. While urban centers like Tübingen and Reutlingen have a high population density, suburbs and smaller towns offer a more relaxed housing situation while still remaining well-connected to the rest of the region. Click through our website to learn more about different key industries, higher education, history, culture, and life in the Neckar-Alb region. We’re glad you're here!

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Marketing for the region is the central task of the Standortagentur Tübingen – Reutlingen – Zollernalb GmbH. The Standortagentur aims to promote and strengthen the international image of the Neckar-Alb region within the European Metropolitan Region of Stuttgart, as well as demonstrate the region’s appeal to visitors and investors. Partners of the Standortagentur include 31 cities and municipalities, three regional districts, the Neckar-Alb Regional Association, as well as the Reutlingen Chamber of Crafts (HWK) and Chamber of Industry and Commerce (IHK).