The region around the Regional office Central and West Brandenburg covers the districts of Dahme-Spreewald, Teltow-Fläming, Potsdam-Mittelmark as well as the independent towns of Potsdam and Brandenburg an der Havel. The region is therby a centrepiece of the Brandenburg economy. The European motorway axis E 30 (A 2 and A 10) crosses the region, connecting industrial Western Europe to the emerging markets of Central and Eastern Europe. Well-known, international industrial and logistics companies, technology centres, business parks and scientific and research facilities are dotted along this business axis like a pearl chain. The future Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) is also directly connected via the transport corridor.
World-famous companies such as Rolls-Royce, MTU, Mercedes-Benz, ZF, eBay, Oracle, VW (design centre and logistics centre), Katjes, Fiege or the famous Potsdam-Babelsberg film studios are just some examples. Investments pay off in the region.