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
BorsodChem MCHZ, s.r.o Chemická 2039/1, 709 00 Ostrava-Mariánské Hory a Hulváky Chemicals High-purity chemical products including aniline, cyclohexilamine (CHA), dicyclohexilamine (DCHA), diethyl oxalate (DEOX) and more
BPS Velké Albrechtice s.r.o. Velké Albrechtice 742 91, 306 Energy Electricity
BRANO a.s. Opavská 1000 - 747 41 Hradec nad Moravicí Automotive industry Automotive locking systems, pedal systems, handbrake levers, shock absorbers, door closing systems etc.
BREBECK Composite s.r.o. Volenská 1718, 739 34 Šenov Automotive industry Carbon, glass and aramid fibre products for the automotive and aviation industries and motor sport
Brembo Czech s.r.o. Na Rovince 875, 720 00 Ostrava-Hrabová Automotive industry Car and motorcycle brakes
Brose CZ spol. s r.o. Průmyslový park 302 Kopřivnice 1, 742 21 Automotive industry Mechatronic systems for doors, seats or electric motors
Burytrans s.r.o. Čavisov 747 64, Chrudimská 23 Logistics Transport services
C.S. - ENERGO s.r.o. Ostrava - Hrabůvka 700 30, Závodní 229/9A Energy Thermal equipment in buildings, heat management in buildings
CEOS Data s.r.o. Ostrava - Pustkovec 708 00, Technologická 375/3 ICT Data storage, business intelligence, automatic auditing
Cernin s.r.o. Budišov nad Budišovkou 747 87, Berounská 399 Mechanical engineering  Mixer wagons, mobile service tanks, mobile composting machines, disintegrators for biogas plants

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.