The essential location advantages of Meißen are the best prerequisites for attracting businesses, and the success of resident companies is the best advertisement for the economic region of Meißen. The potential of qualified workers, developed building land in different sizes and the excellent connection to a nation-wide infrastructure are convincing. Highly productive networks are an integral part of the economic power of the city of Meißen and its region.
Thanks to its location in the charming Elbe valley, its reputation as a city of schools and education, its numerous places of arts and culture and being the center of a health region, Meißen is very attractive and offers a high quality of life.
Meißen is embedded between tradition and modern times. The industrial strengths of the city of Meißen are firmly grounded in indispensable handicrafts and precise machine production. There is a broad variety of industries. Ceramic industries, metal processing, automobile supplier industry, medical technology, construction industry, food industry, trade and printing industry are the backbone of Meißen’s economy. Furthermore, renowned winegrowers looking back on an 850 year-old tradition of viticulture create top-quality wines.