The Kaiserslautern region: Technology location, think tank, and a model for Germany’s future
sought after throughout the world, are employed
in the hightech
sector. Whether logistics for the
clothing of armed forces worldwide, hightech materials for the automotive industry or the system that weighs minute goods accurately on a conveyor belt in lightning speed – these are among the many technologies developed in Kaiserslautern.
Other examples are the software used by television and radio stations to archive millions of audio and visual documents, or the kind used by banks throughout the world for the trading and management of securities
Thus gradually develop industries that are presented by numerous local companies and successfully exist and grow in well-functioning networks. The industry focus in Kaiserslautern consists of the following areas:
- Automotive supply industry
- Chemical industry
- Mechanical engineering
- Commercial vehicles
An overview of the local companies can be found in the company database of the Economic Development Kaiserslautern.