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Flanders, an attractive investment location in Europe

Highlighting Flanders’ advantageous location in Europe, numerous foreign companies and multinationals have already invested in setting up or expanding their business in the region. But don’t take our word for it: the foreign direct investment (FDI) figures speak for themselves.

Flanders attracts multiple types of investments

Across many kinds of corporate activities, Flanders attracts a broad range of foreign greenfield investments as well as expansion projects, mergers and acquisitions

Companies from around the world are investing in Flanders

In setting up or expanding your business in Flanders, you’ll join numerous multinational enterprises from around the globe.

Top 10 FDI investors in Flanders, 2019

Ranking Country of origin # FDI projects
1 USA 45
2 Netherlands 40
3 UK 28
4 France 23
5 Germany 22
6 Switzerland 13
7 China 10
= Denmark 10
9 Japan 8
10 Israel 7

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