2017 saw a total of 191 new international businesses, 1,087 new jobs and 537.1 million euros in investments
For the sixth time in a row, Vienna has attracted a record number of new international businesses: the numbers increased from 178 in the previous year to 191 in 2017. The new businesses established in 2017 triggered a total investment sum of 537.1 million euros (+86.5 % compared to the previous year) and created 1,087 new jobs. Compared with other federal states, Vienna attracted more new international businesses than all the other states combined (185).
In 2017, the international activities of the Vienna Business Agency covered a total of 290,000 kilometres - more than seven times around the globe - and 219 days in 20 different countries and 38 cities around the world.
Vienna, 22. February 2018