Key industries in Skåne
Discover your business and investment opportunities in Skåne's strongest industries; from advanced materials and life science to food, tech and smart sustainable cities.
With two groundbreaking research facilities offering world-class visualization techniques and instruments, as well as Lund University’s research in nanotechnology, Skåne is world-renowned as an advanced materials science stronghold.
The Skåne region is part of Medicon Valley – the renowned life science cluster at the centre of Nordic life science innovation which is home to a vibrant ecosystem with a vast talent pool and world-leading academic institutions and research facilities.
The southernmost part, Skåne, has an edge in advanced tech expertise within deep tech, which includes AI, 5G, image recognition, the Internet of Things (IoT) and big data, along with a small but fast-growing and thriving game development segment.
Smart sustainable cities
This is a key focus area for Invest in Skåne and there are many companies in Sweden and the Nordics working towards delivering sustainable solutions within smart cities, with a focus on supply chains of goods and services, mobility, tech and energy.
The southernmost part of Sweden serves up the entire food chain in one place, with 30% of all food we consume in Sweden coming from Skåne, and food products being the region’s largest goods export.
Page updated 17 Jun 2022, at 13:37