Based on its outstanding location factors (salt caverns, the Elbe marine waterway, energy supply, etc.) Stade has become one of the most important locations for chemical processing, especially in chlorine chemistry.
Here the Dow Chemical Company produces specialised chemicals for the processing industry, such as the automobile, construction materials, electronics, entertainment, cosmetic, medical and food industry.
With its plant in Stade Dow runs the biggest chlorine chemistry-location within Europe; moreover the plant is the most significant chemical plant in the German state Lower saxony.
The location-management of chemcoastpark stade offers support in establishing new businesses, access to local networks, cooperation opportunities, consulting and project management as well as support in human resources facilitation.