City of Graz - Office for Development of Commerce and Tourism
addressStigergasse 2/1 8011 Graz
phone+43 316 872-4800
fax+43 316 872-4809

company profile

The city of Graz is the second largest in Austria and is the provincial capital of Styria. It is also a centre for commerce and science and international concerns and global high-tech businesses are located here.

The three universities with approx. 30 000 students, numerous research, development and educational establishments, guarantee a highly qualified labour potential.

Graz is not only an important fair and convention centre, but is also a continentally acknowledged leader in the area of integrated environmental protection, thus fulfilling the best criteria for the ideal business location.

"Alleviating the business of the businesses"- behind the motto of the office for the development of commerce and tourism lies the Wirtschaftsvision 2000+. A vision that will initiate a new climate of commerce in Graz.

The good relations of the city of Graz with the business people,
characterised by flexibility, innovation and dialogue will be the basis for future goals of the economy of Graz.

The office for the development of commerce and tourism supports measures and projects that serve the commercial development of the city of Graz:
 - location marketing
 - initiator of commercial projects
 - intensifying international cooperations
 - moving in of businesses and coaching
 - service point for businesses
 - public relations