Austrian companies in the construction and the industrial sectors recorded a 6.8 percent increase in sold production in 2017. The total revenue was more than 277 billion euros. Our team of lawyers in Austria provides professional legal services in Vienna and other Austrian cities and can offer complete assistance to companies in the construction or the industrial sector.
The 2017 revenue performance of construction and industrial companies
According to a recent report issued by Statistics Austria, companies in the construction and the industrial sectors managed to record a significant increase in sold production in 2017. These types of companies had a total revenue of 277.3 billion euros, which translates into a 6.8 percent increase in sold production per year.
Other business sectors, such as energy, also boasted a significant percentage growth on a year-on-year basis. Energy providers totaled a 13.5 percent business increase while a different sector, waste management, had an 8.7 increase.
The largest sector according to revenue was material goods production, with companies in this field managing to total a 17.8 percent increase in processing and production.
As far as sub-categories in the construction sector are concerned, cable network installations grew by 46.8 percent and tunnel construction went up by 18.2 percent. Railway construction had the lowest revenue-per-year increase.
According to the same report, the construction sector
had a larger total number of companies in Austria
, compared to 2016: there was a 1.5 percent increase, totaling more than 65.250 businesses.
Opening a company in the construction/industrial sector in Austria
Our team of lawyers in Austria
can give you complete information about the requirements for opening a company in the industrial sector. Because of the nature of the work, these companies will need to apply for special permits and license not only for various construction activities but also for waste management.