Invest in the Basque Country
The Basque Country, located in the south of Europe and in the north of Spain, extends over 7,000 sq Km. and has over 2 million inhabitants. It represents one of the largest industrial concentrations in Spain and its quality levels place it at the forefront of Europe.
Based on its experience and tradition, the Basque Country is immersed in the race towards competitiveness in a global and highly industrialised economy, in which it currently boasts 1,660 internationalised companies and over 5,000 companies with the highest quality standards.
This has all been possible thanks to the Basque Country’s fiscal autonomy, its own tax system granting regulatory and administrative powers.
One of the european union regions with the highest productivity per worker
Specialist in developing unique solutions tailored to customer requirements. Its industrial tradition and competitive framework, Europe, has led it to search for continuous improvement in production processes, improved competitiveness, innovation and internationalization.
The Basque Country enjoy high levels of life quality
Best European Region in Connectivity
The Basque Country, Best Medium-Sized European Region in Connectivity (Financial Times 2016), represents one of the largest industrial concentrations in Spain and its quality levels place it at the forefront of Europe.
Its natural position in the transit of goods and people between the Iberian Peninsula and the rest of Europe, its accessibility to the north by sea and its status as an obligatory entry point for the great infrastructure hubs along the Atlantic Arc all make the Basque Country a strategic geographical nucleus for intermodality in this part of Europe.
The seaports of Bilbao and Pasajes; Bilbao International Airport, with over 4 million passengers a year; Foronda airport in Vitoria-Gasteiz, one of the most important cargo airports in the State; San Sebastián Airport in Hondarribia; the new high-speed rail network and the most modern and extensive road networks; they all make up the most complete communications infrastructure network on the European Atlantic Arc.