Gewerbegebiet Erkelenz-Ost in Erkelenz, Kreis Heinsberg

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Area size 4,997 m²
Availability Immediately available area
Divisible No
24h operation No

Details on commercial zone

Tradition & progress!

Erkelenz-Ost is the largest commercial zone in the city. Its origins go back to the beginning of industrialization. The focus here is on globally operating mechanical engineering companies, an energy supply company, tree nurseries and numerous manufacturing companies. In addition, wholesalers, retailers, service providers from various industries and a newspaper publisher are located here.

Main industry sector Mechanical engineering, metal processing, energy supply, manufacturing industry
Main companies Fa. Wirth & Co, Fa. Hegenscheidt MFD
Industrial tax multiplier 420.00 %
Area type MI / GI / GE


Transport infrastructure

Freeway A46 2.1 km
Airport Düsseldorf 54.7 km
Airport Köln-Bonn 71.8 km
Port Neuss 34.4 km
Port Holtum-Noordweg Born (NL) 55.3 km
Rail freight Düsseldorf-Hbf 49.2 km

Information about Erkelenz

The drilling equipment pioneer Anton Raky moved the seat of the international drilling company from Strasbourg to Erkelenz at the end of the 19th century, which was the beginning of further industrial settlements. Nowadays world-famous machine and drill producers as well as various nationwide oriented companies of small or middle size constitute the solid and multifaceted industry structure.
Erkelenz' image is completed by various retail and transportation businesses, textile and furniture industry as well as building sectors, service industries, administration and governmental offices.

Location Profil Erkelenz (PDF)

Contact person

Sandra Schürger
Stadt Erkelenz
+49 2431/85162


Sandra Schürger
Stadt Erkelenz
+49 2431/85162