County Durham is the geographic and economic heart of North East England. The region’s biggest economy with plans to continue to drive growth and opportunities in the region.

The county is the location of choice for many businesses looking to invest and capitalise on new opportunities. With a broad business base, and significant strengths in technology, engineering and manufacturing, Durham has lots to offer.

Why Invest?

County Durham is one of England’s crown jewels and famous for its internationally acclaimed World Heritage Site, which is home to the famous cathedral and castle.

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Support Available

Business Durham offers an extensive package of support to ensure that this transition is as smooth as possible.

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Key Sectors

Several sectors are fuelling the expansion of the local economy and we’ve highlighted just six of them in this section; there are many others. We’re taking enquiries from businesses of all sizes and in all sectors; this will enable us to generate future business growth and keep the economy in the fast lane.

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