Regional production

Regional production Encouragement of regional production.

With the criterion of "Regional production" we want to take into account the efforts that the manufacturing of products in your own country or in your own region is pushed.

Example: Made in Germany

The importance of the quality seal "Made in Germany" has changed in the course of globalization. More and more parts of a product come from other countries. From a legal point of view a product may carry the label "Made in Germany” if those services were performed in Germany, which are crucial to those characteristic of the goods that are to the fore for the estimation of the traffic. Indications are significant production of the goods in Germany, crucial proportion of value added by assembling in Germany, significant refinement of the product in Germany.

We are interested in products that originate effectively on the whole your own country. This provides the following benefits:

  • Promoting small businesses in the region, thus creating and maintaining job
  • Support for crafts
  • Production of high quality products
  • Avoidance of long transport routes and thus protection of the climate

Please note that the English version of the criterion “Regional production” is only a translation of the German criterion “Regional production”. The translation has been made to the best of the translator’s knowledge and belief. The German version of the criterion “Regional production” always prevail shall in case of doubt.


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