Business Location Ludwigsfelde

Short profile

With the construction of the Daimler Benz factory in 1936, Ludwigsfelde began to write industrial history in the field of transport technology. Today, Ludwigsfelde is a modern city with an above average developed commercial and industrial structure and infrastructure. The company structure is multi-layered; it is characterized by large international companies as well as small and medium-sized businesses in the service or trade industry and a very solid base of craftspersons.

Consisting of the city center with approx. 20,000 residents and 11 city districts with approx. 4,275 residents, Ludwigsfelde spans a total area of approximately 110 km². The three industrial parks offer approx. 720 ha for production, trade and industry.

In addition to its very good economic location, Ludwigsfelde is also a very attractive place to live due to is soft location-related factors.

  • Grafik Karte Ludwigsfelde Verkehrsanbindung und Gewerbegebiete
    Overview of the industrial and commercial districts in Ludwigsfelde
  • Luftbild Brandenburgpark-Genshagen
    The Brandenburg Park
  • Luftbild Industriepark Ost-West
    The Industriepark
  • Luftbild Preußenpark
    The PreußenPark

Economic and structural information

Location structural information

Property tax A295 p.c.
Property tax B395 p.c.
Commercial tax assessment rate380 p.c.
Number of companiesca. 900
Persons subject to social insurance employeesca. 13.500
Gross industrial surface areaca. 720 ha
Industrial properties in developmentca. 132 ha
Trade, service and business in the city center / complex measure "New Center"ca. 3,7 ha
Largest employers
  • Mercedes Benz Ludwigsfelde GmbH
  • MTU Aero Engines Deutschland
  • GMF Umformtechnik GmbH Ludwigsfelde
  • VW Originalteile Logistik GmbH & Co KG
  • Franke Aquarotter GmbH
  • Siemens Energie
Most important branches and industrial sectors
  • Logistics / Transport / Mobility
  • Metal
  • Automotive / Aviation and Aeronautics
  • Energy Technology
  • IKT / Media / Creative economics

Area: 147 ha
Companies: 47
Jobs: ca. 1.500

IndustrieparkArea: 256 ha
Companies: 89
Jobs: ca. 5.400
Brandenburg ParkArea: 220 ha
Companies: 57
Jobs: ca.1.800

  Version 2017

Economy & Trade



Rathausstraße 3
14974 Ludwigsfelde
Wilfried Thielicke
Wilfried Thielicke

Economic Promotion

03378 - 827 110
Rathausstraße 3
14974 Ludwigsfelde
Steffi Schmoz
Steffi Schmoz

Economic Promotion

03378 - 827 202