Färgelanda has many years’ worth of experience in developing and manufacturing plastic components for amongst others the automotive industry. There’s also major expertise in the field of moulding of fibres for, for instance, the automotive and interior decorating sector.
Within the food-processing sector, a centre has been created around a modern manufacturing structure. Here, businesses have been established around common spaces for, amongst others, refrigeration and freezing. The characteristic of these companies is that they work successfully with product development, and manufacturing is very efficient and highly automated.
The receptiveness for new technologies is high, not in the least within green industries, where many young entrepreneurs invest in farmsteads and set up efficient production facilities for , for instance, eggs, milk and meat. In Färgelanda, there is one business that is specialised in the processing of hay and grass.