Economic policy

What strategy does the economic policy of Basel pursue? Take a look at the economic report. It reveals how Basel is adopting specific measures to remain a highly innovative business location in the future. This includes a conscious focus on key sectors such as life sciences, finance and logistics as well as an active economic area strategy.

  • Cantonal economic strategy

    Cantonal economic strategy

    Are you interested in the economic strategy of the Canton of Basel-Stadt? Every four years, in the economic report, the Cantonal Government describes its strategies, concepts and measures in the field of economics.

  • Innovation promotion

    Innovation promotion

    Companies in the city of Basel stand out against worldwide competition with innovative products, services and processes. In order to maintain this leading position in the future, innovation promotion is a key issue of economic policy in the Canton of Basel-Stadt.

  • Economic zones

    Economic zones

    The Canton of Basel-Stadt strives to make economic zones and areas available according to demand and with the requested quality. Attractive real estate offers shall encourage new company establishments and business expansions.

  • Corporate support

    Corporate support

    Why is the Canton of Basel-Stadt actively seeking a dialogue with companies? Which elements are included in corporate support?

  • Initiative Basel Life Sciences Cluster

    Initiative Basel Life Sciences Cluster

    As a life sciences company, do you have any specific needs regarding the regional industry-specific framework and business conditions? Here you can find further information about the Initiative Basel Life Sciences Cluster.

  • Sector programme logistics

    Sector programme logistics

    The initiative Logistics Cluster Region Basel was launched in 2011. Do you want to learn more about it? Interesting information about the Logistics Cluster Region Basel is available here.

  • Sector programme finance

    Sector programme finance

    The Stiftung Finanzplatz Basel (Foundation financial centre Basel) promotes projects to strengthen Basel as a financial centre and supports education and research in the fields of finance and banking.