In 2022, Catalonia attracted €6,480 million in foreign investment, a 50% increase over the previous year and the highest figure on record.

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Issue 83 | March 23rd, 2023
Foreign Investment in Catalonia reached a record level of €6,480 million in 2022
In 2022, Catalonia attracted €6,480 million in foreign investment, a 50% increase over the previous year and the highest figure on record. Multinational companies reported 229 investment projects (11% more than in 2021) and 19,500 jobs created.
AstraZeneca to create 1,000 new jobs in Barcelona with the largest-ever foreign R&D investment in Catalonia
The company's strategic investment will contribute to accelerating R&D activities in the pharmaceutical field and position Catalonia as one of the leading territories in Europe in the Life Sciences sector.
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Why VMware chose Barcelona to build a new Digital Sales Center
VMware invested €90 million and created over 200 jobs in a new Digital Sales Center in Barcelona. The California-based firm is running its digital sales across Europe, the Middle East and Africa from this center in Catalonia.
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MWC Barcelona 2023: The experiences of BMW, Ikea, Hyundai and IBM
International companies BMW, Hyundai, Ikea, and IBM were looking to integrate new solutions to their businesses, and Barcelona's Mobile World Congress was the place to scout them all out.
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With 40 worldwide offices, Catalonia Trade & Investment connects Catalonia's business community to over 100 markets while attending companies interested in investing and doing business in Catalonia. Our experts provide firms with expert assistance, insights, and advice at every project lifecycle stage.
Catalonia presented in Brussels its strategy for leading the design of semiconductors in southern Europe
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Barcelona's Port Vell embarks on a major transformation fueled by over 86 million euros in investments
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Toyota's logistics division will create 300 jobs at its new center in Catalonia
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BASF to establish in Tarragona a new international engineering hub
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Equinix to build a new Data Center in Barcelona
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Catalonia, among the regions advocating for a European Semiconductor Alliance
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MWC Barcelona attracted over 88,500 visitors from 202 countries, including decision-makers and top executives
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Catalan companies in the digital economy sector have grown by 15%
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