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Invest Gateshead

Invest Gateshead offers help and support to businesses, developers and investors looking to relocate or grow their company in Gateshead.

Gateshead is a place of ambition, aspiration and an area that strives for continued growth. With its diverse and growing business base, as well as a supportive environment, it provides the perfect setting from which to establish and grow a business.

Why invest in Gateshead?

Find out some of the main reasons to invest in Gateshead

Stat 1

An economy worth more than £4.18 billion

Stat 2

A further £1.5 billion will be invested in Gateshead


Over £100 million will be invested into the A1(M)


£10 billion of spending from 21 million visitors
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Property search

Find a range of property options, right in the heart of North East England.
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Our key sectors

We're home to some fantastic, innovative and creative businesses. From pioneering digital technology companies to industry leaders in advanced manufacturing. We continue to build for the future, making Gateshead a real hub for future development.

Tech and digital

Fastest ICT sector output across the North East

Advanced manufacturing

50,000 students specialising in STEM subjects

Logistics and distribution

More than £2 billion of import and export value

Business and professional

Fastest growth of business services, outside London
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Enterprise Zone

Gateshead's Enterprise Zone represents an unrivalled opportunity for business expansion and relocation.
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Who's here already

Take a look through just some of the fantastic businesses already based in Gateshead.


An international coatings company


A global leader in payments' processing technology

Fed Ex

A multinational courier delivery services company


Specialists in virtual reality hardware and products
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We're here to help

Our dedicated team is on hand to support new and existing investors. If you have any questions or want to find out more, please get in touch.
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