Saxony Trade & Invest
Saxony Trade & Invest (WFS – Wirtschaftsförderung Sachsen GmbH) promotes the business venue Saxony and supports potential investors who want to set up their business here. In addition, the WFS assists and accompanies Saxon enterprises in their export activities. The WFS is also the most important stakeholder when it comes to expanding cross-industry cooperations. In the life sciences sector, which links the knowledge and expertise of diverse technologies and branches, a special ecosystem has evolved in Saxony. More than 300 companies and 30 research institutes with more than 15,500 employees are active here and working on innovative health solutions. The sector is backed by a superb logistics network – for example, with the largest and most modern 24/7 DHL hub as one of three global aviation hubs as well as a particularly dense infrastructure for pharmaceutical logistics with companies specializing in this branch.