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Hot off the press: the location magazine about the economy in the true north. Read everything about the brave new business world: SMEs after Corona. In addition - The energy carrier of the future: Green hydrogen for industry, mobility and heating.
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More than just a business location
Schleswig-Holstein not only impresses with its unique geographical location as a transport hub in the middle of Europe and with a globally successful SME sector, with strong future-oriented industries and an active science and research infrastructure. Simply put, this state has it all.
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With around 600 partner organisations in 60 countries, the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) is the world's largest network for business development. The network promotes cross-border cooperation between business and science, offers access to EU funding programmes and provides information on European economic issues.

Business development and technology transfer

WTSH is your central point of contact for all matters relating to business development and technology transfer in the State of Schleswig-Holstein. With broad-based expertise, a first-class network and a wide range of services, we work with you to create the best conditions for your business success in “the True North”. 

Our services are particularly in demand when small or medium-sized companies are faced with challenges that they can only overcome with the greatest of effort, or not at all. In those cases, we provide advice and support - and place particular emphasis on an open and trusting cooperation with clients, shareholders and partners.

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Green Hydrogen in Northern Germany
Northern Germany is shaping up to become a hotspot for green hydrogen. What’s in it for your business? Find out in our 4 digital briefings about the five Northern States.
Northern Germany is shaping up to become a hotspot for green hydrogen. What’s in it for your...
China: Export boom despite Corona
In the first two months of this year, compared to the same period last year, China's global export quota rose by 60.6% and the import quota rose by more than 20%, exceeding the experts' expectations. The export winners: producers of goods that are in demand around the world during the pandemic: medical equipment, laptops, screens or masks. The export quota of German companies to China increased by more than 30% compared to the same period of the previous year. Schleswig-Holstein companies can also benefit from this growth.
In the first two months of this year, compared to the same period last year, China's global export...
The settlement balance 2020
In Germanys True north, the framework conditions are right. Despite the pandemic, the state's economic development agency and the economic development agencies of the districts and urban districts together with the development centers were able to achieve a positive settlement result. A total of 114 companies decided to set up a new location in Schleswig-Holstein last year, thereby creating 1,872 new jobs.
In Germanys True north, the framework conditions are right. Despite the pandemic, the state's...
Digital pole position
More than 18,000 kilometers of fiber optics are in operation in Schleswig-Holstein. 38 percent of all households have already booked a connection. The national average is currently around 11 percent. This means that the real north continues to occupy the top position nationwide in fiber optic expansion. Further information on the importance of fiber optic expansion for SH can be found in the current issue of Wirtschaftsland.
More than 18,000 kilometers of fiber optics are in operation in Schleswig-Holstein. 38 percent of...
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