Investing in the Canton of Thurgau

Alongside the cantons of St.Gallen, Appenzell Innerrhoden and Appenzell Ausserrhoden, the canton of Thurgau is a member of the St.GallenBodenseeArea (SGBA) and part of the third largest and most cost-efficient economic area in Switzerland.

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The canton of Thurgau offers everything an innovative company needs. Here, you will benefit from Swiss legal certainty, helpful authorities and below-average costs compared to the rest of Switzerland. Allow yourself to be convinced!

Low costs - The canton of Thurgau convinces with a favorable tax climate as well as low labor and production costs. Household expenditure in Thurgau is well below the Swiss average.

Building land and real estate - The canton of Thurgau has sufficient reserves of building land. The approval procedures are fast and uncomplicated. Compared to the rest of Switzerland, real estate is available at attractive conditions here.

Company mix - The canton of Thurgau boasts an interesting mix of different industries. The economy is based on strong SMEs and is clearly export-oriented.

Science - Here, innovations are jointly promoted and brought to market maturity. Within a radius of just 45 minutes, you will find six renowned universities with a large number of research institutes in a wide range of fields.

Quality of life - The Thurgau region offers a very special quality of life: Here, unspoilt nature goes hand in hand with perfect infrastructures, including airports in the immediate vicinity, excellent educational facilities and a pronounced hospitality.

Thurgau is a member of the St.GallenBodenseeArea.




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