Around a quarter of Austria’s industrial production and exports comes from Upper Austria. This makes Upper Austria the leading export and industrial state. TMG is the business agency of Upper Austria, making it the first point of contact for business location and expansion. TMG coordinates strategic economic programmes for the state of Upper Austria and initiates innovation measures. In addition, TMG promotes Upper Austria as a business location at home and abroad, in order to encourage companies to invest in the region. Innovation trips to countries of economic interest, business location presentations and participation in trade fairs (national and international), media activities, projects such as “OÖ International” (650 members in 88 countries) and events are just a few examples of TMG’s marketing measures.TMG plays a vital role in the coordination of the innovations network in Upper Austria. It designs location and innovation policies and acts as the main point of contact (“one-stop shop”) for companies. Through its activities, TMG makes a valuable contribution to creating and securing jobs as well as increasing income and prosperity. TMG has managed nearly 480 business location and expansion projects since 1991, resulting in the creation of around 13,200 jobs.
Year of establishment1991
Business activityBusiness promotion