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Member Sector: Government
Flanders is the Northern region of Belgium. Flanders Investment & Trade is the government agency of the Government of Flanders that promotes sustainable international business, in the interest of both Flanders-based and overseas companies. They have a worldwide network of 70 offices including their head office in Brussels. Their Canada office is situated in Montreal. Whatever sector you are involved in, their team will help you establish contact with the Flemish companies you are looking for. At another level Flanders Investment & Trade enhances Flanders’ position as the gateway to Europe for inward investors.
New Scientist journal qualified Flanders’ achievements in the area of biotechnology as `northing short of impressive`. Flanders has the most biotech companies in the world (300) in relation to the number of inhabitants. Flanders Investment & Trade works in close collaboration with Flanders Bio, the cluster association, as well as VIB, the Flemish Institute for Biotechnology.