Significant location with Stade seaport alongside water deep enough for seagoing ships and Stade-Brunshausen industrial railway station
The infrastructural advantages are particularly important for companies with large production volumes, as the goods can be transported extreamely easy by ship and rail. Therefore, many manufacturing, processing and industrial businesses have settled in Stade.
The most significant sectors are the chemical and aviation industry, as well as the aluminum and metal industry.
In particular, the following industries and companies have developed very positively at Stade:
- Aviation and carbon fibre aerostructures with the large Airbus factory at the site, Hexcel, Saertex, Grunewald, GMA-Werkstoffprüfung, Oellerich
- Chemical industry with Dow Deutschland Anlagengesellschaft mbH, AOS Aluminium Oxid Stade, Cheminova, Unilever, Styron Deutschland Anlagengesellschaft, Air Products, Synthopol Chemie
- Metal industry with companies such as MIS engineering, PPS Pipeline Systems GmbH, Buxtehude steel construction Kopp GmbH