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Lingen – a growing economic centre in the north-west of the Federal Republic of Germany

Excellent framework conditions at low cost

The city of Lingen (Ems) is the economic centre of the district of Emsland and the region, with impressive framework conditions. Its highly diversified economic structure makes the location independent of economic cycles. 60% of all companies at the location have been classified in the highest credit rating category according to assessment by creditreform (compared to 47% in Germany as a whole).


Lingen (Ems) also offers a low location cost profile compared to the Germany-wide average:


  • 395 % trade tax rate
  • 330 % land tax rate


This means land taxes in Lingen are lower than almost anywhere else in Germany. This emerges from a Germany-wide analysis by the auditing and consulting firm Ernst & Young.

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