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
ARMATURY Group a.s. Dolní Benešov 747 22, Nádražní 129 Mechanical engineering  Valves, pipes and accessories
Armatury KLAD, spol. s r.o. Opava - Předměstí 746 01, Janská 1596/22 Mechanical engineering  Valves, level indicators, ball valves, check valves, gate valves
Arrow ECS, a.s. Ostrava - Mariánské Hory 709 00, Tvorkovských 2015/5 ICT Data centres, cloud solutions, company infrastructure security, Internet of Things
ATA ENGINEERING s.r.o. Ostrava - Moravská Ostrava 702 00, Hrušovská 3203/13A Mechanical engineering  Elevator shafts
ATLAS consulting spol. s r.o. Ostrava - Moravská Ostrava 702 00, Výstavní 292/13 ICT Legal and management information systems and applications
ATRUCK LOGISTICS, a.s. Šenov 739 34, Václavovická 1538 Logistics Transport services
ATS aplikované technické systémy s.r.o. Nový Jičín 741 01, Divadelní 1361/21 ICT Smart digital transformation solutions
AUTEL, a.s. Třinec - Oldřichovice 739 61, 790 ICT Instrumentation and process control, production information systems, production design and management
AUTOCONT a.s. Ostrava - Moravská Ostrava 702 00, Hornopolní 3322/34 ICT Comprehensive IT solutions and services for companies and public authorities
Autodoprava Stuchlý, s.r.o. Ostrava - Proskovice 724 00, Buková 285/7 Logistics Transport services

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.