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Strong global demand - Industry & Technology from Austria

Industrie und Technik, Austria Export Nr 143 © ADVANTAGEAUSTRIA.ORG


27. October 2010

Industry and technology are key export pillars of the Austrian economy. Foreign markets have extremely diverse requirements and massive demand for innovative technologies, modern industrial plants and machinery, making this industry a challenging sphere in which to operate.

Austrian companies in the sectors of mechanical engineering, industrial plant engineering, environmental technology, industrial valves, transport technology and industrial fittings are considered to be among the absolute experts in their fields. Export rates of up to 90% are proof of this. In-depth knowledge of the markets and attention to the needs of partners have secured their place at the top. Companies from Austria supply top-quality, innovative products and services to clients across the globe. The broad range of exports includes:

  • Plant engineering and automation
  • Mechanical engineering, steel construction
  • Metal processing
  • Packaging industry
  • Measuring and testing technology
  • Environmental plants
  • Transport technology
  • Plastics processing
  • Ventilation and cooling technology
  • Precision engineering
  • Security systems
  • Consulting and engineering

The companies invest heavily in research and development, which has placed them among the best in international rankings. Success on the world market has come from their renowned specialisation and flexibility and in some segments they are even global market leaders, working with established foreign and domestic partners, institutions, associations and research facilities.

More information on Austria, Austrian companies and products in the field of “Industry & Technology”, can be found in the latest edition of “Austria-Export”:

Industry & Technology, Austria Export Nr 143