Carinthia, Austria’s southernmost province, is built on solid economic foundations, led by industry, IT and manufacturing. To investors, Carinthia offers a stable legal framework, a business-friendly taxation system and an attractive programme of grants and subsidies. Carinthia has actively committed to smart specialisation by promoting innovation, digitalisation and sustainable economic activity. With an export value of more than 8 billion Euro and a foreign trade surplus of more than a billion Euro, Carinthia is very much an export market. Carinthia’s most important trading partners are Germany, the US, Italy and China.