Economic Relations

Germany is among the world’s most highly developed industrialized countries and tightly connected with the global market. More than one in four euros is earned by exporting goods and services and more than one in five jobs depends on foreign trade.

Germany's attractiveness for foreign investors is based on its economic creativity, dynamism and efficiency. Organizations and platforms like iXPOS or GTAI offer orientation for those interested in Germany as a business location.

Containers; Trade and Transport

Energy for Industry in Africa!

The 11th German-African Energy Forum 2017 takes place in Hamburg/Germany from April 25th to April 26th, 2017. The Forum is organized by Afrika-Verein (German-African Business Association) and ...

Cutting the Ribbon

Ghana and Germany

German-Ghanaian economic relations are strong and have a long tradition.  Here you find news about the economic and trade relations between the two countries.

Frankfurt am Main: view of the skyline from the Zeilgalerie shopping arcade

Germany as a Location for Business and Investment

Germany has the largest economy within the European Union and the fourth largest in the world. With the largest GDP and the highest population in the EU, it offers great opportunities for business and investment.

Economic Relations

Hamburger Containerhafen bei Nacht

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)

Logo Germany Trade and Invest (GTAI)

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. With more than 50 offices in Germany and abroad and its network of partners throughout the world, GTAI supports German companies setting up in foreign markets, promotes Germany as a business location and assists foreign companies setting up in Germany.

Logo Außenwirtschaftsportal

iXPOS - The German Business Portal is the contact platform that steers all inquiries about Germany through the right channels. Its goal is to make Germany and its domestic market more transparent to foreign companies interested in Germany as a location for their businesses.