Investing in the Canton of Aargau

Welcome to the Technology Canton with its Triple A Rating.

Rotors in ALSTOM factory in Aargau © ABB
Rotors in ALSTOM factory in Aargau © ABB
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Welcome to the Technology Canton with its Triple A Rating. Twice as many people work in R&D in Aargau in comparison with the average for Switzerland. Here, you will find the ideal environment for the success of your enterprise: new technologies and highly qualified, motivated employees.

Situated in a privileged location between Zurich, Basle, and Berne and close to Zurich Airport, the Canton of Aargau lies in Switzerland's most important economic zone.

Its central location means that companies have easy access to a qualified, multilingual workforce and to customers, suppliers and business partners worldwide.

In Aargau you will find comprehensive know-how in the fields of medical technology/pharmaceutics, energy technology, machine and metal industries as well as ICT.

The Canton of Aargau offers you outstanding research and training institutes and thus the best possible environment for new technologies and know-how transfer. The large number of specialist suppliers and the competitive production costs (with taxes, salaries and property prices lower than elsewhere in Switzerland) will ensure that you gain an innovative edge.

Attractive, safe residential areas equipped with modern infrastructure round off the offer. Enterprise-friendly authorities will support you as a partner for your project.


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