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
CGI IT Czech Republic s.r.o. Technologická 373/4, 708 00 Ostrava-Pustkovec ICT IT services for the financial industry, energy and distribution, transportation, telecommunications, manufacturing industry, mining, satellite technologies, public authorities and other services
Coal Mill a.s. Dětmarovice 735 71, 1300 Energy Anthracite multidust, highly refined fine-grain fuel with highly active surface
CONE Doprava a.s. Ostrava - Přívoz 702 00, Kosmova 1126/17 Logistics Transport services
Continental Automotive Czech Republic s.r.o. Kopanská 1713, 744 01 Frenštát pod Radhoštěm Automotive industry Production of electronic components for the automotive industry
COPRECI CZ, s.r.o. Dvorce 793 68, Komenského 274 Mechanical engineering  Components for household appliances
COTEX strojírna, s.r.o. Ostravice 739 14, 732 Mechanical engineering  Mechanical engineering production
CROMODORA WHEELS s.r.o Průmyslová 369, 742 51 Mošnov Automotive industry Forged and cast alloy wheels
CS21 Nextnet, s.r.o. Ostrava - Moravská Ostrava 702 00, Žerotínova 1051/19 ICT Accounting and records system
CyberSoft, s.r.o. Ostrava - Moravská Ostrava 702 00, Soukenická 996/11 ICT Economic information systems for medium and large companies
CZ PUMPY s.r.o. Ostrava - Moravská Ostrava 702 00, Poděbradova 790/44 Mechanical engineering  Pumping technologies

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.