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Important industries

Important industries



Trade and commerce

Construction industry

Agricultural and food industries







Northern landscapes, the beautiful Baltic seaside, clear lakes, open fields, untouched nature, a maritime flair and lots of space – all of that defines Mecklenburg-Vorpommern – a place to live. As a business location, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern relies on a healthy mix of innovative, future-oriented industries and traditional businesses, global players and SMEs. Together, they offer interesting opportunities and perspectives for qualified workers and managers.




23,294.30 km²


1,611,119 inhabitants

Important industries

  • Healthcare
  • Trade and commerce
  • Construction industry
  • Tourism 
  • Agricultural and food industries

Information on the state

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern: The Best of Northern Germany
Insights into education and science, nature and nutrition, cultural highlights and the economy of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern as a place to live (German, English, Polish, Russian)

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The portal for Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania with the most important information and contact persons in the state (German)
The further education database for Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania offers comprehensive, up-to-date and user-friendly information on offers related to further education (German, English, French, Russian, Arabic)

Welcome Services for immigrants

Recognition authorities and advisory centres
Initial points of contact for having your international qualifications recognised in the Mecklenburg regions of  Mecklenburg Lake Plateau/ and Vorpommern-Greifswald (German)

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Portal for qualified professionals including job openings (German, English, Arabic, Polish)

Welcome Center - Region Greifswald
Information for immigrants and companies (German)

Welcome Center Region Rostock
A good start–Welcome service for qualified professionals (German, English)

Welcome Service Center Nordwestmecklenburg
Service for qualified professionals, immigrants and companies (German, English)

Welcome Service Vorpommern-Rügen
Service and advisory service for new arrivals and companies in the region (German)

Welcome Center Stettiner Haff
Central contact point for returnees and newcomers from Germany and abroad as well as for regional companies (German)

Welcome Center Mecklenburgische Seenplatte
Central contact point for companies, returnees, immigrants (German, English)


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