Investing and working

The Schwarzbubenland region has close economic and cultural ties to Basel and the area where Germany, France, and Switzerland converge. Its particular skills lie in metalworking, machinery and devices, electronics, and biotechnology. It’s a strong center of small and medium-sized enterprise.

The benefits of setting up in the Schwarzbubenland area:

  • Location
    EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse is only 20-40 minutes away.
  • Real estate
    The Schwarzbubenland has plenty of affordable property for SMEs.
  • Recreation
    With so many rural areas and places to relax and enjoy, this is a very pleasant place to live and work.

Living in the Schwarzbubenland area

The area is a great place to live, work, and spend your free time. There are plenty of regional events and clubs for all sorts of activities, natural surroundings for outdoor recreation, and spiritual centers such as Mariastein Abbey and Dornach. The area boasts an excellent public transportation network.

Suggested activities:

  • Mariastein Abbey
    Ever since 1636, visitors from all over the world have flocked to Northwest Switzerland’s most famous place of pilgrimage, the Benedictine monastery of Mariastein Abbey.
  • Gempen Tower
    The Gempen Tower (Gempenturm) and its restaurant give a breathtaking view from the Laufen Valley to far beyond the border.
  • Local castles
    Experience the unique atmosphere of the area’s many castles and wonderful views of the surrounding countryside.