Halland – the perfect business location on the west coast of Sweden
There are many reasons why Halland in particular is such a lucrative spot for our operations. These include the location. Wherever you are in Halland, you are always close to communications, both within in Sweden and to other countries, via air, rail or car. Malmö and Gothenburg are both within easy reaching distance, and getting to Halland from Copenhagen via the Öresund Bridge could not be simpler.
A unique business climate
The business climate in Halland is unique in Sweden. For example, we have a long tradition of health and well-being, which over the years has developed into the region now being home to several leading companies in the health technology sector. There is a positive spirit of entrepreneurism here that has generated several companies over the years.
Migration to the region has also played a major role in the prosperous business climate. The level of education has risen, along with the average income. The local market has grown, and we have enjoyed greater diversity and new, positive values. This has laid a firm foundation for development in Halland.
The main areas that the region is currently focusing on are food, bioenergy, health/health technology and the experience economy. We wish to strengthen the attractiveness and competitiveness of these areas. The well-developed infrastructure and close collaboration between the business community, academia and the public sector provide great potential to develop and collaborate.
Best for life
There are several reasons why so many people want to visit, live in and invest in Halland. The region offers excellent opportunities for education and entrepreneurship. Also, Halland residents are the healthiest people in Sweden. In fact, out of the entire Swedish population, they live the longest!
Wherever you are in Halland, you’re never far from attractive countryside. Vast beaches conjure up thoughts of the Mediterranean, and the beautiful forests and waterways offer the potential for active outdoor life.