Reasons to Invest in Brasov County
Choosing Brasov as an investment target, you will benefit from some major advantages.
Attractive position in the centre of Romania, at the junction of the main communication means.
Important commercial centre with old tradition (century XIII);
Braşov, documentary recorded since 1235, has many historical attractions, being a significant cultural centre;
European Environment due to its powerful historical connections with central Europe;
An area of ethnical and cultural mixture, where different ethnics and religions coexist peacefully.
High tourist potential with many attraction points and services at European standards (hotels, restaurants);
Braşov county holds the first position with respect in mountain tourism, Poiana Braşov and Predeal are the most famous and best equipped ski resorts in Romania.
Human resources potential
Highly qualified workforce in technical field and services; lower costs of staff as compared to other Central-European countries;
Important academic centre, registering a number of five universities with specialized departments in the technical, technological, IT, economic, law, philology, medicine, humanities fields, having more than 25,000 students;
Population with high linguistic skills (English, French, German);
A market of more than 500,000 inhabitants.
Support from county and local public authorities for foreign investors;
Braşov Chamber of Commerce and Industry provides prompt and high quality advice and consultancy for company set-up and activity development;
Sustainable economic growth (during the last 5 years, the County of Brasov registered an average growth of the GDP of 10% compared to the national average growth value of 6% registered in the same time period);
Low costs for investments, real estate, buildings and new constructions;
There are 31,058 economic agents registered in the County, out of which approximately 2,000 have a turnover over 300,000 Euro;
There are 5,499 companies with foreign capital
The ratio of SMEs is of 98% of the total number of companies;
Important business infrastructure: 6 industrial parks and 2 business incubators;
Over 30 commercial banks, most of them – famous international banks;
The completion of Bucharest – Braşov - Borş high-way and the soon-to-be construction of Brasov-Ghimbav airport.