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Doing business in the Amsterdam Area

Amsterdam is a key launchpad into the European market, with a stable business climate, diverse talent pool, entrepreneurial mindset and a work-life balance that is among the best on the planet. Be part of a thriving business ecosystem – alongside cutting-edge startups, international corporations, social entrepreneurs and award-winning innovation.

A city of enterprise

This is your comprehensive resource for doing business in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. Discover what makes Amsterdam’s various industries flourish, why social entrepreneurs are making such an impact and how boundaries are being pushed in the city’s startup scene. Learn about investment opportunities and the latest news and developments in your industry.

In the spotlight: The sharing economy in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is home to many successful sharing initiatives, platforms and businesses across a wide variety of fields, as the sharing economy continues to expand.

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Business in Amsterdam

How we can help

amsterdam inbusiness assists foreign companies with establishing and expanding their operations in Amsterdam and beyond. We can help you create a conv...

News & insights

From world-leading developments across a number of sectors – including ICT, creative, life sciences and more – to new insights into hot business topic...

AMS business magazine

AMS is a magazine for entrepreneurs, businesses, researchers and professionals interested or invested in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. With facts, ...

Social enterprises

Business opportunity and impact meet in Amsterdam, making the city's enterprise environment both innovative and progressive. Let Amsterdam Impact be y...

Plan your event

Find out more about planning an event in Amsterdam, including information about the Business Marketing and Conventions team and how it can assist you ...

Connect with Amsterdam’s business ecosystem

Amsterdam Economic Board

The mission of the Amsterdam Economic Board is to sustainably enhance the prosperity and well being of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. To achieve thi...

Expatcenter

The Expatcenter provides a one-stop-shop service for international talent: companies and their highly skilled migrant employees, scientific researcher...

Amsterdam Trade

Learn more about Amsterdam Trade, an organisation that connects regional trade and industry with business opportunities in foreign markets.