In 2013, Wallonia was selected as a "European creative district" from among 40 candidate regions in EuropeMore info
Why Wallonia ?
Wallonia is a successful and welcoming region which has taken its future firmly in hand and opens its arms wide to youMore info
A strategic location to welcome your company.
Qualified and productive human resources
Wallonia has human resources that offer a genuine goldmine for companies setting up in the Region!
Effective public support
The Wallonia Export-Investment Agency comprises a team of multilingual specialist advisors at your service
A favourable environment for companies
Wallonia appears regularly on the list of the most attractive regions in Europe
The Walloon offering of land, semi-industrial buildings and/or office premises is particularly vast
Wallonia offers enterprises investing in and favouring employment creation in the region, a system of financial incentives designed to encourage them and support their installation.
Access to capital
The network of retail banks in Belgium is one of the most dense in the world
Creative and attractive tax system
Quality of life
Wallonia is a great place to live !
Courcelles was chosen because it offers an ideal, very well connected location in terms of the Mons-Charleroi motorway routes
“Once we selected Wallonia, AWEX helped us by arranging meetings with other local businesses, which we found very useful. They are still helpful to this day.”
The research aid of more than €6 million granted to us by the Walloon government allowed us to obtain proof of the concept among humans by starting clinical studies for a first candidate drug.
Being geographically close ensures better support for our customers
2016 innovation scoreboard: Belgium is ranked 7th among the "strong innovators"
Wallonia is 4th out of 50 regions in Europe in terms of attractiveness for logistics stakeholders and is the first region in Belgium - PwC study June 2017
2017 renewable energy report of the REN21 expert network