Other companies such as Giulini, Raschig or Reckit Benckiser are also part of the chemical site Ludwigshafen.For Abb Vie, for example, Ludwigshafen is the most important location for pharmaceutical research outside the United States.
The regional bakery Görtz has moved its head office and production back to its place of origin in Ludwigshafen and supplies more than 100 bakery chains every day from the new bakery house in the city district Rheingönheim. This is nothing new to us, as change and transformation have been and still are a constant companion in the history of our young city.Ludwigshafen ranks among the most productive cities in Germany with a gross domestic product of 83,800 euros per person employed. Erfahrungen partnervermittlung polnische frauen Only Düsseldorf and Frankfurt achieve an even higher value.“Heyme stages Wagner on the original site” – that was the headline of the Frankfurt Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung when Ludwigshafen’s Theater im Pfalzbau staged “Das Rheingold” (The Rhine Gold), the first part of Richard Wagner’s opera tetralogy “Der Ring des Nibelungen” (The Ring of the Nibelung).The area surrounding Worms, only a few kilometres north of Ludwigshafen, is considered the original location of the Saga of the Nibelungs.
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The changes along the banks of the Rhine are the most evident ones.The entire riverbank of the Rhine in Ludwigshafen has been a port and industrial area for a long time.The Parkinsel has been home to the “Festival of German Film” since 2005, which attracts the stars of German cinema to Ludwigshafen each year in summer.The development of the adjacent onshore district Rheinufer Süd as a residential area only began in recent years.Of the 2,000 employees at the location, 900 scientists are involved in developing new medication to treat AIDS, Alzheimer’s or other diseases.
The chemical industry is by far the most important industrial sector of the city, but even so, it only accounts for a little more than a third of employment.
The city centre location next to the Rhine is unique in the region.
It enables locals and visitors alike to experience Ludwigshafen as a city on the Rhine.
A significant part of this added value can be attributed to the BASF, which operates not only the largest but also one of the world’s most effective and innovative chemical production sites at its headquarters in Ludwigshafen.
If BASF is “The Chemical Company”, then Ludwigshafen is the chemical city.