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Welcome to Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI). We're the Federal Republic of Germany's international economic promotion agency. We help international companies set up business in Europe's largest economy. Our experts offer free confidential advice and project support to companies interested in expanding to Germany.

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Germany remains top FDI location

German GDP may have been stuck treading water in 2023, but that didn’t deter major international companies from launching major expansion projects in Europe’s largest economy. Germany continued to perform well.

Microsoft To Invest Billions in Germany

The US software colossus says it will spend more than EUR three billion on its artificial intelligence business in Europe’s largest economy. The investment is to be made in the coming two years, said Microsoft President Brad Smith.

Batterymaker Northvolt Breaks Ground on EUR 4.5bn German Factory

Germany’s chancellor says Europe’s largest automotive market needs European-produced battery cells. Northvolt received EUR 900m in state aid for the project.

New podcast: Green Grids, Good Business

Though initially expensive, renewable energy will be a business advantage for Germany. Northvolt’s new German factory supports that view.

Coming to Germany Isn’t Hard – With the Right Help

GTAI provides custom-tailored support for international companies interested in expanding to Germany. We invite you to explore the possibilities.

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Investment Guide to Germany

Our online guide provides you with the essential information for setting up your business in Germany.

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How We Can Help You

GTAI provides a wide range of advisory and support services to make establishing a German subsidiary as easy as possible. 

Discover New Opportunities

Nobody knows the German business landscape better than we do. So we can help you explore the possibilities for your company in Europe's biggest market. Check out the latest developments in a wide range of German industry sectors.


  1. Apr 11, 2024 Germany Research and Development
    European Commission Embraces R&D Strategy Plan
  2. Apr 10, 2024 Germany Energy Storage & Fuel Cell Industry
    Wittenberg to be Home to Storage Battery Gigafactory
  3. Apr 09, 2024 Germany Production Equipment for Chemicals, Petrochemicals and Pharmaceuticals
    Eli Lilly and Co. Starts Work on Huge New Factory
  4. Apr 03, 2024 Future Mobility
    Mobility News | April 2024


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Discover Germany

Germany is Europe’s biggest economy and market. Find out what shapes Germany as a business location and learn more about the major issues currently on the economic agenda.

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Business Location Germany

Germany is Europe’s biggest economy and has been one of the safest business locations in the world before and during Covid-19 - and it will continue to be.

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Hot Topics

A number of major issues will shape the economy and markets in the years ahead. Find out how Germany is addressing these challenges to create new market opportunities.

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You are cordially invited to visit our headquarters in Berlin, but you can also contact us digitally, by telephone, at one of our many global offices or at a host of global events. You can make an appointment whenever you want. You can also subscribe to our many free publications about German business and Germany as a business location.

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All Eyes on German Healthcare

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Making Connections

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Unlocking Germany's Hidden Highlights

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Industry Overview The Automotive Industry in Germany | © GTAI

The Automotive Industry in Germany

Issue 2022/2023 | June 2022

The Finance Sector in Germany Fact Sheet | © GTAI

The Finance Sector in Germany

Issue 2022/2023 | Jul 05, 2022

Fact Sheet 3D Printing Industry in Germany

The 3D Printing Industry in Germany

Issue 2021/2022 | Nov 02, 2021

Fact Sheet Future Mobility in Germany | © GTAI

Future Mobility in Germany

Issue 2022/2023 | Aug 02, 2022

Fact Sheet Food Supplements Market in Germany

The Food Supplements Market in Germany

Issue 2021/2022 | May 21, 2021

Industry Overview The Chemical Industry in Germany | © GTAI

The Chemical Industry in Germany

Issue 2021 | January 27, 2021

Industry Overview The Pharmaceutical Industry in Germany | © GTAI

The Pharmaceutical Industry in Germany

Issue 2021/22 | February 27, 2021

Fact Sheet: Biotechnology Clusters in Germany | © GTAI

Biotechnology Clusters in Germany

Issue 2020/2021 | Oct 7, 2020

Fact Sheet Education and Digital Learning in Germany | © GTAI

Education and Digital Learning in Germany

Issue 2020/2021 | August 20, 2020

Investors Basics: Setting Up Business in Germany | © GTAI

Investor's Basics: Setting Up Business in Germany

Issue 2020 | Feb 28, 2020


Travel, Tourism & Leisure Industry in Germany

Issue 2020/2021 | Feb 14,  2020

Fact Sheet: FinTech in Germany | © GTAI

FinTech in Germany

Issue 2020/2021 | 13 Feb, 2020

Fact Sheet: Medical Technology Cluster in Germany | © GTAI

Medical Technology Clusters in Germany

Issue 2019/2020 | Oct 30, 2019

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The Medical Technology Industry in Germany

Issue 2019/2020 | Oct 10, 2019

Fact Sheet Environmental Technologies in Germany

Environmental Technologies in Germany

Issue 2019/2020 - June 5, 2019

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The Machinery and Equipment Industry in Germany

Industry Overview
Issue 2019/2020 | March 15, 2019

Fact Sheet Future Mobility in Germany | © GTAI

Future Mobility in Germany

Issue 2019/2020 | March 12, 2019

Fact Sheet: Software and Cybersecurity Market in Germany | © GTAI

Software and Cybersecurity Market in Germany

Issue 2019 | February 7, 2019

Fact Sheet Energy Storage Market in Germany | © GTAI

The Energy Storage Market in Germany

Issue 2019 | January 18, 2019

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