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
DISTEP a.s. Frýdek - Místek - Místek 738 01, Ostravská 961 Energy Thermal energy
DONGHEE Czech s.r.o. Průmyslová 2060, 737 01 Český Těšín Automotive industry Axles and axle components, fuel tanks, pedal modules, roof systems
Doprava TŽ, a.s. Třinec - Staré Město 739 61, Průmyslová 1008 Logistics Transport services
DOSI Transport s.r.o. Klimkovice 742 83, Pod kinem 722 Logistics Transport services
DOUBRAVAN CAR s.r.o. Orlová - Lutyně 735 14, 17. listopadu 1369 Logistics Transport services
DSI Underground Multitex s.r.o. Frýdlant nad Ostravicí - Frýdlant 739 11, Hlavní 96 Metallurgy Products for underground mining
DUKOL Ostrava, s.r.o Chemická 2039/1, 709 00 Ostrava-Mariánské Hory a Hulváky Chemicals Glues and sealants
Dura Automotive Systems CZ, s.r.o Průmyslový park 300, 742 21 Kopřivnice Automotive industry Gearshift systems, cables, connecting rods, Bowden cables, pedal systems
DUVAS - UNI, s.r.o. Pržno 739 11, 234 Mechanical engineering  Production and servicing of mine machinery
E LINKX a.s. Ostrava - Mariánské Hory 709 00, Novoveská 1262/95 ICT Economic information systems, warehouse management systems, transport and logistics 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.