Selection MANAGER
Business areas
...INDEVENTER!

Future-oriented

Deventer is centuries old and still very much alive. City and business life join forces for a clear economic vision for the future with distinct targets and concrete projects to strengthen the economy. The inner city is ahead when it comes to the new shopping, brick-and-mortar shops and web shops strengthening each other’s presence. A brand-new business area is coming up along the A1. Plenty of opportunities and possibilities for companies.

DEVENTER housebuilding 2020
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planning 2017      plus 2%
Housing stock 42,500
planning 2020       plus 2%
Housing stock 43,500
DEVENTER the new shopping
The new shopping:
online and offline in one of the
most fun cities for shopping in
the eastern The Netherlands.

Start your shop in Deventer

A special website has been developed to develop the possibilities for shopping in Deventer even further. It collects opportunities and business
offers.
www.startjewinkelindeventer.nl

DEVENTER City Hall area
2017:
Nominated for
best Dutch architecture
DEVENTER room for the river
The IJssel, considered the most
beautiful river in The Netherlands
by many,
will have more space,
it will be safer,
nature will have more of a chance.
Deventer: strong in tourism, information and
sustainable manufacturing industry.

Deventer is strong when it comes to tourism, information & communication and a sustainable manufacturing industry. The business community and the municipality of Deventer have formulated three targets for the city’s economic future. Both the business community and the municipality are investing millions of euros in projects that will further strengthen these targeted areas.

DEVENTER Top 5 sectors % companies
  • 1.
    Trade
    24%
  • 2.
    Knowledge
    20%
  • 3.
    Healthcare
    7%
  • 4.
    Building
    7%
  • 5.
    Information
    6%
DEVENTER top-5 % manpower
  • 1.
    Healthcare
    19%
  • 2.
    Trade
    18%
  • 3.
    Industry
    14%
  • 4.
    Knowledge
    11%
  • 5.
    Education/
    Government
    10%
INFO
DEVENTER HAS 3 TARGET AREAS
TO WORK WITH FOR THE FUTURE
  • Sustainable manufacturing city
  • Fascinating city to live/experience
  • Open information city
FACTS
Retail capacity in Deventer
  • Total
    641 Locations
  • - food
    127
  • - non food
    514
  • Of which, among others
  • - fashion
    199
  • - living
    61
  • - white and brown goods
    33
  • - sports equipment and leisure
    20