The municipality of RagundaE-mail+46 696 68 20 00
Trade, industry, work & business
There is a great variety of businesses in the municipality of Ragunda. The basic industries are in e.g. ground, wood, engineering industry, waterpower and IT-companies. Ragunda has ten power stations that together produce approximately 10 % of Sweden's water-produced electricity. With over 500 companies, Ragunda is at the top among Sweden's other prosperous municipalities concerning
newly started businesses. With the need to strengthen our public sector with nursing staff and teachers.
We have a culture of industry beyond the ordinary. Bispgården is one of Jämtland's strongest urban areas concerning industry. There are internationally-known companies like ZEPRO, Z-lyften produktion AB, Kjellbergs Plast AB awarded with price for design "Excellent Swedish form" and Bispgårdens Verkstäder AB with the subsidiary Fors Industrier AB with a unique granulation machine.
One of the most modern sawmills is situated in Stugun. The company Jämtlamell export to Europe and other countries around the world. Ragundas growing businesses within IT- and service includes Fujitsu in Stugun and the insurance company Länsförsäkringar och Moderna bil in Hammarstrand.
The tourism has a large effect on the local economy. The amounts of tourist contractors are growing each year and together with large tourist attractions like "Döda Fallet" and the Thai pavilion there is a good ground for increased tourism.
Ragunda also have many small companies e.g. within the tourist trade. We welcome new contractors who can develop their company ideas and contribute to the growth of business in the municipality.
"Our municipality is not large, but companies establish with the world as their market!"