The Moravian-Silesian Region has a rich industrial history, and has long been renowned as a centre of metallurgy, steelmaking and mechanical engineering. Now the Region has shifted its focus away from these traditional areas to embrace forward-looking industries driven by innovation and new technologies. The role of the automotive and IT industries has grown considerably during the past decade, and they now employ the same number of people in the Region as the metallurgical industry. Of the total number of employees in the Moravian-Silesian Region, almost 30% work in manufacturing industry (a figure well above the national average).

The MAP below shows the most important companies in the Region’s top 8 industries.

You can filter companies by industry in the map. We are constantly updating our database of companies. The database does not contain small businesses such as self-employed sole traders.

Company Address Industry Main product
Golasovský s.r.o. Frýdek - Místek - Frýdek 738 01, Slezská 2012 Logistics Transport services
Grande Furioso s.r.o. Ostrava - Přívoz 702 00, Dobrovského 874/29 Logistics Transport services
Green Gas DPB, a.s. Paskov 739 21, Rudé armády 637 Energy Extraction, distribution and sale of mine gas
GRUPO ANTOLIN OSTRAVA s.r.o Na Rovince 912, 720 00 Ostrava-Hrabová-Hrabová Automotive industry Roof systems, doors, seats, car interior lighting and linings
GS Caltex Czech, s.r.o. Průmyslová zóna Nové Pole, Bohumínská 455/20, 733 01 Karviná Chemicals Composite polypropylene granulates
H. A. S. spol. s r.o. Frýdek - Místek - Místek 738 01, Svazarmovská 317 Logistics Transport services
H+P AUTODEMONT, s.r.o. Staříč 739 43, 539 Logistics Transport services
HANKE STROJÍRNA s.r.o. Opava - Předměstí 746 01, Těšínská 687/32 Mechanical engineering  Machinery for the food industry
Hanon Systems Autopal s.r.o Lužická 984/14, 741 01 Nový Jičín Automotive industry Air conditioning hoses, CO2 batteries, internal heat exchangers, cooling systems, condensers etc.
Hanwha Advanced Materials Europe, s.r.o. Příborská 280, 739 42 Frýdek-Místek Automotive industry Technical components made from EPP and composite materials

Automotive industry

The Moravian-Silesian Region has a long tradition of automotive manufacturing.


The Moravian-Silesian Region has over 40 companies producing energy.


ICT (information and communication technologies) is one of the Moravian-Silesian Region’s fastest-growing industries.


The first ironworks in the Moravian-Silesian Region were established at the beginning of the 19th century.


One of the oldest chemical producers in the Region was established in 1903.

Pharmaceuticals and health care

The pharmaceutical industry in the Moravian-Silesian Region includes companies with over a century of tradition.


The Moravian-Silesian Region has a strategic position in the middle of Europe, which has been recognized by a number of major global logistics providers who have set up operations here.

Mechanical engineering

Mechanical engineering has a strong presence in the Moravian-Silesian Region, with a broad and highly diverse range of production.