Advantages for employers

The Emmen region offers several benefits making it a highly attractive location for producing companies.
  • Highest industrial concentration in the northern part of the Netherlands
    • High social acceptance of industry among the population
    • Strong support by local authorities
    • Lowest property prices in the Netherlands
  • High level of knowledge and education
    • Several universities (of applied sciences) within close distance
    • Many institutions with focus on polymer sciences
    • Stenden University: Master of Polymer Engineering (In cooperation with Windesheim university)
    • Many foreign students, many from Germany, the United States and China
  • City Marketing by a group of entrepreneurs