The Project Area - South West Netherlands
The southwest of the Netherlands (Western Brabant and Zeeland) is a region of great potential. Over 100,000 companies are situated in this region. The strongest point is the strategic location. In 40 minutes you can reach the main ports of Rotterdam and Antwerp. In 1 hour you can reach the large airports of Amsterdam and Brussels. Furthermore, the southwest of the Netherlands is situated conveniently near important economic areas such as the Belgian cities Antwerp and Zeebrugge and the German Ruhr area. Some 300 million consumers live within a range of 500 km. The southwest of the Netherlands has over a million inhabitants. Important cities within the region are Breda, Roosendaal, Bergen op Zoom, Middelburg, Vlissingen and Terneuzen.