Together with Berlin, Brandenburg forms Germany's capital region. The state has plenty to offer: While it is an industrial state, located at the centre of major European routes, it also benefits from beautiful natural landscapes which are perfect for recreation and leisure. Its 3000 lakes contribute to Brandenburg's quality of life. As a business location, Brandenburg has made considerable progress over the last couple of years. It has been awarded the most dynamic business region in Germany three times and is a pioneer in renewable energies.
Brandenburg has a lot to offer – not only for people of different professional backgrounds, but also for national and international companies. Presently, more than 400 companies with international participations call Brandenburg their home.
Trade and commerce
With 3,000 lakes, the state of Brandenburg offers the most water bodies in the Federal Republic.