Szombathely Furniture Cluster



Szombathely is the 10th largest city in Hungary. It is the administrative center of Vas county in the North- -West of Hungary, located near the border with Austria. Szombathely is the oldest city in Hungary.

Economic zone in Szombathely

We offer at your disposal more than 29 647 m2 potential area. Utilities to site: gas, electricity, water supply

Easy acces

  • 127 km to Graz
  • 137 km to Vienna
  • 155 km to Bratislava
  • 257 km to Budapest

Distance from ports

  • 408 km to Trieste
  • 385 km to Koper
  • 387 km to Rijeka

Development - facts and figures

Great investment locational

Thanks to its favourable location, its stable macroeconomic and investor-friendly political environment, Hungary is a perfect investment location.

What makes Hungary so appealing?

  • Hungary is located in Central and Eastern Europe at the crossroads of four main pan-European corridors
  • You can make the most of the country’s strategic location: easy access to both Western and Eastern European markets.
  • High qualified workforce, strong education system
  • The good working culture, efficiency and flexibility of Hungarian employees
  • The country is a full member of the European Union since 2004, which makes it easy for companies to reach more than 500 million people in the EU and another 200 million to the East.

Due to the the given features of Hungary: „In the latest ranking of fDi Magazine, a Financial Times Group publication, Budapest was defined the „most attractive city for foreign direct investment (FDI) in Eastern Europe in 2014-2015. „

Human capital

  • high qualified workforce with creative & innovative attributes
  • high level of know-how
  • four universities in Hungary appear in the respected QS World University Rankings (which claim to be the
  • most widely read university comparison of the world’s top 800 universities) for 2014/15
  • large number of high quality research institutions are testament to Hungary’s traditional strengths in science
  • and technology
  • low cost of labour helps competitiveness
    • gross minimum wage: 111.000 HUF, cca 355 EUR
    • average earnings: 237.736 HUF, cca 760 EUR

Current potential of Kronospan in Hungary

  • m3 of particleboard
  • m2 of Melamine Faced boards
  • m2 of Mirror Gloss
  • m2 of Impregnated paper
  • m2 of Cement Bonded

A lot of manufacturing plants that operate in the whole of Europe, including Russia, will provide convenient delivery of products to your company.

For more information regarding Kronospan facilities and local business environment
please download our Szombathely cluster brochure.

Szombathely cluster brochure

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Contact us

Zanati u. 26,
HU - 9700 Szombathely,
T +36 94 51 66 00
F +36 94 51 66 93