Lombardy is one of the four motors of the European economy. With more than 800,000 companies hosted, it is an international business hub strategically located in the heart of the EMEA markets: an area that represents 15% of world GDP. It is equipped with optimal accessibility and logistic infrastructures and its economic environment is strongly focused on innovation: an expenditure of 5.04 billion euros in R&D in 2018, more than ⅓ of the national patents registered in the Region and 9 Technological Clusters. Lombardy is also tourism: 1st in Italy with 10 Unesco Heritage sites and 130 protected areas, with over 50% of international tourists.Find more
Thanks to our innovative research tool, you can find the best opportunity for your business all over the Lombardy region: from greenfield and brownfield AttrACT opportunities to real estate projects and innovation hubs.Go to the tool
More than 50 greenfield opportunities, located all over the region with a surface of at least 10,000 sqm to be built on. The locational opportunities mapped in the AttrACT Program are ‘ready to use’, are intended for different use classifications and for each opportunity are reported general and representative information.
More than 60 brownfield opportunities, located all over the region with gross floor surface of at least 1,000 sqm for existing structures. The locational opportunities mapped in the AttrACT Program are ‘ready to use’, are intended for different use classifications and for each opportunity are reported general and representative information.
The Lombardy Region, together with ICE Agenzia, has been participating for several years to the MIPIM in Cannes, the most important annual real estate fair in the world. The research tool includes over 30 real estate projects presented by the Lombard Municipalities and selected through the call of proposal specifically developed for the event, in order to create investment and networking opportunities.
The importance of innovation in Lombardy is well represented by the plurality of subjects - such as hubs, incubators, accelerators, research and development centers - present in the territory. The research tool allows you to identify the most significant innovation hubs in the area, presenting their characteristics and fields of activity.
Since 2017, the map of settlement opportunities has been defined, together with the Municipalities' commitment to promoting their territorial offer and assisting, joined by the Invest in Lombardy team, the investors with streamlining actions and support towards the economic activities of companies.Discover more
60% Solid and diversified engineering system, also thanks to ¼ of the italian metal producers and to the production of the 60% of the value of the national mechanic industry
220 With over 100 years of history, today the Lombard aerospace industry includes around 220 firms.
16,4% Thanks to the structural characteristics and to the above-the-average profitability, Lombardy can enjoy the most important agri-food system in Italy, with 16,4% of production.
35.000 Lombardy is the full expression of the “Made in Italy” brand quality, thanks to the presence of more than 35.000 fashion companies and of ¼ of the italian design firms.
25.000 The Lombardy Region has a long tradition in the ICT sector, with more than 25.000 established companies in the field (around the 23% nationally).
We have decided to inaugurate a dedicated training center here in Italy, to demonstrate our commitment to the country. In the last 10 years we have always invested here, always with a long-term and sustainable approachJohan Lundgreen, CEO EasyJet
We choose to invest in Lombardy, and in particular, in the “Cosmetic Valley” in the Cremona Province, in order to exploit its history, know-how and peopleFabrizio Buscaini, CEO
We're extremely proud to enter the Italian market, renowned throughout the world for its unmatched gastronomic culture and meeting Italian shoppers' expectations was the supermarket's greatest challengeMichael Gscheidlinger, Country Manager
We are pleased to position ourselves within the urban center of Milan, a city that, today more than ever, has a great attraction for both the business and tourism markets. This new project ensures a much more effective working environment for our employeesPieter Elbers, CEO
Milan is one of the four destinations selected in Europe for our expansion: it is the heart of the Italian economy and it's the ideal place for the creation of one of the "smart data centers" that combine performance and environmental awareness.Olivier Micheli, CEO