... form the backbone of Saxony as a business location. Whether mechanical engineering, the railroad industry, the healthcare sector or "Autoland Saxony" and "Silicon Saxony" - smart ideas and intelligent solutions have given rise to powerful industries.
Facts About Saxony's Industry (2022)
83,600 million €total turnover of Saxony's industry
31,400 million €export turnover (industry)
37.6 %export quota (industry)
Share of Key Sectors in Saxony's Industry Turnover (2022)
The most important industrial sector in Saxony, with a 25.2% share of turnover, is the automotive industry. This is followed by the electrical engineering / microelectronics and metal production sectors with 14% and 13.8% respectively, as well as mechanical engineering with 10% of Saxony's industrial turnover.
Share of Key Sectors in Saxony's Export Turnover (2022)
With a 35% share of foreign sales, automotive industry products are Saxony's most important export products. As in previous years, the four economic sectors of automotive, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and metal production / processing generate almost three quarters of industry's foreign sales.
Lienig Dr., Uwe
Dr. Uwe Lienig
Industry, Innovation & Marketing