In Mellerud, you’ll find both industry and well-developed agricultural and forestry sectors. Combined, they form the basis for a diverse industry with more than 700 active businesses.
Tourism is growing proportionally as the establishment of new structures for, for instance, holiday homes, golf, boating, swimming and fishing takes shape. Apart from this, the municipality has fascinating points of interest such as the aqueduct in Håverud and the Dalsland Canal. Because of the increase in visitors, trade is on the rise as well.
A former paper mill in Åsensbruk provided all conditions that Bonnier Digital required for establishing themselves here, amongst others electrical power and broadband capacity. A large plant has been constructed here already, for supplying technical solutions for internal internet hosting for the Bonnier Group.