Munich has a particularly diversified mix of all important economic sectors. In the following, we would like to present a selection that is particularly in focus.

Industries in Munich

Automotive and Mobility

Munich’s automotive and mobility companies are using diverse strategies to meet the challenges of a sector undergoing major transformation.

BMW Werk München - Monteur fixiert Reifen an rotem BMW i4

ICT - Information and communications technology

Munich is booming as an IT center thanks to outstanding employees, high-intensity research and in-depth involvement with business and application technologies.

Programmierer am Notebook

Finance Industry

In Münchens Finanzwirtschaft finden sich national und international renommierte Unternehmen und Weltmarktführer, die auch bedeutende Arbeitgeber am Standort sind.

Stadtpanorama München mit HVB Tower, Hauptsitz der HypoVereinsbank und links im Hintergrund mit Allianz Arena

Munich’s Creative Scene

The cultural and creative industry, comprising eleven sub-sectors, is an important part of Munich’s economy. Alongside the most profitable subsectors film, literature, software/games, and advertising, Munich also ranks highly both nationally and internationally when it comes to design and the music industry.

Kultur- und Kreativwirtschaft

Life Sciences – Biotech and Pharma

Companies, research institutions, and universities in Munich and the surrounding region represent a true center of excellence in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry.

Firmenbesuch im MTZ

Green Economy

This interdisciplinary industry is particularly innovative in Munich, and benefits from the region’s many high-tech companies and broad range of scientific and research activities.

Geothermie Heizwerk in München Riem Gebäude, Rohrleitungen