Key Business Sectors in the Scottish Borders

The Scottish Borders business environment would be ideal for businesses looking for a skilled and motivated workforce in a region that offers magnificent lifestyle possibilities.

There are a number of sectors and industries which are particularly well-represented in the area and which offer further opportunities for growth, including:

  • Agriculture and Food
  • Creative Industries
  • Forestry
  • Textiles and Design
  • Tourism and Leisure

Investing in Business

The Council works in close partnership with many agencies, to ensure that information, advice and guidance is available to help your business when you need it, whether you are just starting out, growing your business, relocating to the Borders or running a social enterprise.


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