Establishing Business in Hjørring Municipality

Are you considering establishing a business in Hjørring Municipality, Hjørring Business Center would like to present the opportunities for you as well as help you with contact to relevant authorities, politicians and officials.
Below you will find additional information about sectors and infrastructure in Hjørring Municipality.

Land for Businesses

Starting a business in Hjørring Municipality offers you attractive land as the area is located perfectly with infrastructure and opportunities for development.

Transport and Logistics

Transport and logistic industries are important for increasing growth in a Municipality centrally located in Scandinavia. Hjørring Municipality includes a wide range of players in this industry. Read more about the opportunities in and around Hirtshals at and

Hjørring Municipality offers direct connections by motorway to the rest of Denmark and Europe.

Air travel is available from Aalborg Airport with direct flights to many European cities and from Sindal Airport where business flights are offered.



Manager Bo Geertsen

Phone: +45 9623 2604

Fishing Industry, Maritime Service and Offshore

Hirtshals has one of the leading ports in the Danish fishing industry including sales, communication and transportation. The location in Hirtshals offers easy connections with ferry to Norway, the Faroe Islands and Iceland, as well as the motorway to the rest of Denmark and Europe.

Service companies at the port of Hirtshals are covering all sectors of the maritime industry. These companies offer qualified and competent services to all types of boats and ships such as maintenance, reparations and alterations.

The port of Hirtshals has facilities to provide service, reparation and renovation of offshore units. These services are possible in the port without interference from other vessels, where both floating units and jack up units can be handled.


Hjørring Municipality has a strong agriculture focused on production of grain and feed. In addition, the Municipality focuses on the production of biogas and has one of the largest companies in the poultry industry.


Hjørring Municipality is an exciting and diverse business community with both small and medium-sized businesses in almost every industry. Big companies in the food, electronic and plastic industry makes the Municipality a unique player in the international arena. Lots of companies have foreign departments and are known on the export market which increases the opportunity for attractive jobs.

Building and Construction

Hjørring’s geographical location in the middle of Vendsyssel close to main roads and motorways provides many customers for companies in the building and construction industry, which gives these businesses optimal opportunities and conditions in the area.

Trade and Tourism

Hjørring City has a lot to offer if you feel like shopping, going on cafés or visiting cultural attractions. The shopping streets are characterized by lots of people every day of the year, and with a lot of exciting events for the whole family throughout the year.

Several attractive trade cities are placed in Vendsyssel with easy connections to the motorway. This makes the conditions for both smaller and larger shops great, where both locals as well as tourist are visiting all year round.

Tourism is a strong business in Northern Jutland which generates a good economic situation and a lot of job possibilities in the municipality. Great nature and sandy beaches are always nearby and there are plenty of activities for the whole family. Read more about tourism on this website .