8 factors for success
Position West is a great alternative for those looking for the benefits of big cities without their drawbacks. Here are 8 reasons why:
1. Convenient investment services to find your ideal location in the growth zone
The Position West investment promotion agency facilitates investments and business establishments through fast, tailored and confidential service free of charge. We cooperate with the 17 municipalities’ business development units, local business and industry, as well as science parks and universities. This enables us to give you valuable facts, connections and financial solutions to optimize your establishment
2. The shortest way to 19 million Scandinavians
The demographic center of Scandinavia is right here in our region, making it the most strategic location for businesses looking for the market in Sweden, Norway and Denmark, i.e. Scandinavia
3.Great possibilities in the trans-border area
Being close to the Norwegian border is an opportunity for growth for many Swedish companies, and an increasing number of Norwegian businesses choose to establish here, as Norway is not a member of the EU. The cross-border trade is stable and strong.
4. Efficient transportation
Easy access to roads and railroads makes for efficient transport and profitability. For maritime transport, there are several ports; both deep water ports by the sea and ports along inland waterways. For shipping via air the international airports of Gothenburg and Oslo are close by. For domestic flights, there is Trollhättan-Vänersborg airport with a flight time of 55 minutes to Stockholm Bromma airport.
5. Broad and profound expertise in many sectors
Research and education at the universities and academies of West Sweden along with the business sector forms the basis for broad and profound expertise in the region. Thanks to the extensive public transport system, there is a sizable recruitment base.
6. Land at favorable prices
There are many acres of planned industry land in Position West. The prices of land are rising, but compared to the Gothenburg and Oslo regions, they’re still low. The municipalities facilitate the process with quick decision-making.
7. Great locations
To establish a business is a fast process in Position West. There are strategically located commercial spaces for various businesses, giving companies an opportunity to flourish at an expansive market close to both Gothenburg and Oslo.
8. High power and fiber capacity
The digital infrastructure is very well developed, and there is a rich supply of power and cooling water needed by for instance data centers and other energy intensive businesses.