After the significant drop in 2020, Carinthia returned to growth in the previous year. The most important driving force was the industry, which grew the most in Austria.
The report shows that Carinthia had the highest production growth of all countries in the previous year due to the particularly stable electronics industry. Because the service sector was also stronger than in other federal states, Carinthian GDP growth in 2021 was 5.8 percent and thus significantly above the national average, which was 4.8 percent.
Carinthia is one of the European hotspots of the microelectronics industry, or rather: Electronic Based Systems (EBS) - the hidden heroes of the electrical and electronics industry. Companies with a big focus on research, the cooperation with technology parks, universities and technical colleges: This constellation drives innovation and makes Carinthia an excellently networked, internationally attractive business location.
More information here: https://www.carinthia.com/en/business-technology/ict-and-microelectronics