ASML Brabant, photo Bart van Overbeeke for Brabant Brand Box.

This is Brabant, a region with an audacious ‘can-do’ attitude

Innovation, sustainability, working together and enjoying life are central to Brabant. Discover what it’s like to work, live and study in Brabant. And look at all the relevant statistics about knowledge institutions, prosperity and the economy in Brabant. The information presented in Brabant Brand Box is offered free-of-charge for positive stories about Brabant.  

The region of Brabant is situated in the south of the Netherlands, positioned centrally on the East-West axis and just one hour away from Amsterdam, Brussels, Maastricht and Düsseldorf by car. The people of Brabant are true pioneers; adventurously audacious and with a ‘can-do’ attitude. They plant the seeds for a sustainable future in many different disciplines and are reaping the benefits of those initiatives all over the world. In sports, music, agriculture & food, art and fashion, but first and foremost in the area of smart solutions for global problems..

Brabant: comfortable living, an excellent business environment and many things to see and do

The people of Brabant are adventurous, not afraid to get their hands dirty and live life to the full. They welcome the extraordinary, gladly share their knowledge and expertise and add value in many different fields, both within and outside of the region. You see their brands and products everywhere. But above all, the people of Brabant are hospitable, so Brabant always gives you a feeling of coming home. Welcome to Brabant.

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Businesses in Brabant

The economy in Brabant continues to grow. The secret of its success? Innovation and collaboration. The high tech and agrifood sectors in particular thrive in Brabant.

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ASML Brabant, photo Bart van Overbeeke for Brabant Brand Box.
Photo: Bart van Overbeeke
ASML Eindhoven
De Efteling in Brabant, photo: Bart van Overbeeke for Brabant Brand Box.
Photo: Bart van Overbeeke

Brabant: facts & figures

These facts and figures prove it: businesses thrive in Brabant, it is a leading area for high tech and design and its population has mastered the art of enjoying life. 

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Museums and events

From historical heritage sites (such as the Camp Vught National Memorial) to DJs like Tiësto (who hasn’t heard of him?): in Brabant, you can enjoy plenty of culture, art, design, food and music.

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Photo: Bart van Overbeeke

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