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
ČEZ Energetické služby, s.r.o. Ostrava - Vítkovice 703 00, Výstavní 1144/103 Energy Comprehensive services in energy management, street lighting, gas and drinking water supply, waste water management and waste water treatment processes. Power engineering structures, energy efficiency projects for municipalities and industry, large-scale
ČSAD Frýdek - Místek a.s. Frýdek - Místek - Místek 738 01, Politických obětí 2238 Logistics Transport services
ČSAD LOGISTIK Ostrava a.s. Ostrava - Moravská Ostrava 702 00, Vítkovická 3083/1 Logistics Transport services
D3Soft s.r.o. Ostrava - Vítkovice 703 00, Ocelářská 2969/12 ICT CRM systems, information systems for energy suppliers, multi-level marketing solutions
Daechang Seat s.r.o Konská 745, 739 61 Třinec Automotive industry Car seat frames
DACHSER Czech Republic a.s. Na Rovince 921, 72000 Ostrava, Hrabová Logistics Transport services
DB Trans s.r.o. Bohumín - Nový Bohumín 735 81, Bezručova 336 Logistics Transport services
DENAS COLOR a.s. Sokolovská 1174/17, 743 01 Bílovec Chemicals Paints
DHL Express (Czech Republic) s. r. o. Ostrava - Moravská Ostrava 702 00, Nádražní 2967/93 Logistics Transport services
DIGIS, spol. s r.o. Ostrava - Moravská Ostrava 702 00, Výstavní 292/13 ICT Geo-information systems

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.