A motor for future-proof jobs : the results of the study "Biotechnology in Germany – Employment Potential and Competitiveness"

Several hundred thousand people are already employed in biotechnology and gene technology in Germany. In the future, this industrywill continue to create jobs. By 2020, the biotechnology industry will generate work and wealth formore people than are currently employed in the entire chemical industry...

Author: Glänzer, Edeltraud
Division/Institute:FB 12: Chemie und Pharmazie
Document types:Article
Media types:Text
Publication date:2008
Date of publication on miami:08.06.2008
Modification date:11.11.2015
Source:Journal of Business Chemistry, 5 (2008) 2, S. 64-68
Edition statement:[Electronic ed.]
DDC Subject:330: Wirtschaft
License:InC 1.0
Language:English
Notes:Section "Practicioner’s Section"
Format:PDF document
URN:urn:nbn:de:hbz:6-94599449764
Permalink:http://nbn-resolving.de/urn:nbn:de:hbz:6-94599449764
Digital documents:2008_vol5_iss2_64-69.pdf

Several hundred thousand people are already employed in biotechnology and gene technology in Germany. In the future, this industrywill continue to create jobs. By 2020, the biotechnology industry will generate work and wealth formore people than are currently employed in the entire chemical industry. The study “Biotechnology in Germany - Employment Potential and Competitiveness” confirms that this industry is capable of becoming an engine for future-proof jobs.