There are 105 leading companies in the regional productive industries »Metal Network«
including 61 metal/metallurgy and
plant and machinery companies: Total employees of the network is 5.700 of these, 2.400 are in metal/metallurgy and plant and machinery.
In addition to the established large industries of the metalworking branch the majority of smaller companies employ a workforce of up to 100.
Smaller companies in Barnim: 1578.
787 of these are metal workers or in the electrical branch.