The Valencian Region has an exceptional geostrategic position in the middle of the Western Mediterranean Arch. This provides quick access to the national and European markets and makes it a true logistic hub in the South of Europe. The ports joins North Africa and Europe and is a key link with Latin America.
The Valencian Region has more than 188 million square metres of industrial land in 660 industrial parks, plus as much as a further million square metres of public industrial land made available through novel forms of leases:
• Ad aedificandum lease: the land is provided at zero cost, the lessee undertakes to industrialise the land and create jobs.
• Building rights: companies are given access to public land, which they do not own but can build on in exchange for a fee.
All of this public land is considerably cheaper than in other major Spanish industrial areas, strategically well-located, adapted to the landscape and environmentally friendly and sustainable.
The Valencian Region is committed to RDI innovation policies that help companies improve their productivity, competitiveness and excellence. This effort can be seen in the firm institutional support for innovative projects, as well as the creation of various RDI networks: the Network of Technology Institutes, the Network of Scientific Research Centres and the universities’ own research centres.
Business and professional environment highly productive and competitive, with top quality skilled labor.
Privileged and secure environment to live with a competitive education system , a comprehensive health system and high environmental quality.
The Valencian Region have 11 universities (6 private and 5 public, which in turn have 5 science parks), providing a fertile environment for training human capital in the Valencian Region. The Valencian Region’s main added value is having highly competitive professionals in terms of educational qualifications.
Labor costs below the national and European average.
Last updated: 29|11|2016
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