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iREX 2019

Meet our industry experts from December 19 - 21, 2019 @iREX in Tokyo, Japan. Register for the German-Japan Expert Forum focussing on Industrie 4.0 / Connected Industries.

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30 Years After The Wall: Eastern German Success Stories

In the 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, the economies of western and eastern Germany have come ever closer together. To mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Wall, Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) has produced a short film illustrating the state of play in the east with six individual success stories.

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Brochure

Economic Overview Germany

Market, Productivity, Innovation

Germany’s economy continues to go from strength to strength. Download the latest Economic Overview Germany free for a breakdown of current market developments and future opportunities.

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Event

MEDICA 2019

Germany: Europe’s No. 1 Healthcare Market – How does it work?

Learn about Germany’s business opportunities, trends, market access and much more besides @GTAI booth 15L30.
Visit our comprehensive market presentations. Meet up with our industry specialists and guest speakers on November 18 - 21, 2019.

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Fact Sheet

Environmental Technologies in Germany

A long tradition in environmental technologies aligned to pioneering environmental policy and a supportive legal framework have helped establish Germany as a leading green economy player and home to one of the most advanced environmental technologies markets worldwide. Read more about Environmental Technologies in Germany in our latest fact sheet.

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Brexit Special: Expanding to Germany

The United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union has led to a reorientation of business worldwide. GTAI advises and supports British and international companies seeking to establish business operations in Germany.

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New Platform

See how Germany works for you.

Where is the best place to do business? The answer you often get is Germany. Because Germany works. So welcome to this website and the opportunities Germany offers.

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Industry

Global Logistics Leader Germany

Check out the latest World Bank's Logistics Performance Index 2018: Germany ranked #1 three times in a row!

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Publication

Markets Germany

ISSUE 1/19: CHAIN OF TRUST

Blockchain – the controversial encryption technology behind bitcoin – comes of age as investors, company executives, and even politicians embrace its potential to transform global industry.

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Publication

Investment Guide to Germany

Investing in Europe’s strongest and most dynamic economy doesn’t have to be a flustering experience. With our comprehensive range of project support services, business information, and advisory tools, setting up a business in Germany has never been easier. Explore how we can help smoothen the investment process and shape your future investments with our exclusive 2017/2018 “Investment Guide to Germany.”

Order or download your free copy today!

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Publication

Incentives in Germany

Germany provides a number of incentives programs for prospective investors. Download the latest “Incentives in Germany – Supporting Your Investment Project” publication free to see how your project can benefit from generous incentives funding.

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Investment Guide to Germany

The German market was never closer. And setting up business in Germany never easier. As a global agency that acts locally, Germany Trade & Invest has considerable experience in helping international companies set up business in Germany. Please scroll through the individual chapters.

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Coming to Germany

Get an overview about Germany's entry regulations and find out what documents are needed for your business activities.

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Establishing a Company

Establishing a business in Germany is easy but requires several steps. Find all the information you need to start your business in Germany here.

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Incentive Programs

Germany offers numerous programs designed to fit the needs of all economic activites at every stage of the investment process. From cash incentives to R&D and labor-related incentives, find out how your project can benefit from public funding.

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The Tax System

Germany sets itself apart from other leading industrial nations with extremely generous tax reforms. By significantly reducing its corporate tax levels, indirect labor costs are extremely low and the window of opportunity for your business is wide open.

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Employees and Social Security

Companies are only as successful as their employees. Get an overview of Germany’s employment regulations and find out everything you need to know about the German social security system.

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The Legal Framework

Learn more about the regulations of business activities in Germany and how its legal system can protect your investment.

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Industries in Germany

From cars to environmental technologies, find your industry and industry expert from the drop-down menu. Industries appear in alphabetical order.

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Business Location Germany

Germany is the strongest economy in Europe and one of the largest worldwide. Few countries are as tightly connected into the world economy as ours is.

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Investment Consulting

Step by step to success - have a look at our comprehensive line of services and see how we will help your business grow in Germany.

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Markets Germany

ISSUE 3/19 - SMART HOSPITALS

German healthcare facilities are at the forefront of digital transformation. Day-to-day operations will be revolutionized by high-tech innovations.

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Brexit: Expanding to Germany

GTAI advises and supports British and international companies seeking to establish business operations in Germany.

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Testimonials

Find out why company founders and CEOs from renowned international companies choose Germany as a location for their business.

Roberto Multineddu, Managing Director, DAIKIN Applied Germany GmbH Roberto Multineddu, Managing Director, DAIKIN Applied Germany GmbH | © DAIKIN Applied Germany GmbH + GTAI

Testimonials for Germany

Roberto Multineddu, Managing Director - DAIKIN Applied Germany GmbH

Evan Chung, CEO Höchster Porzellan-Manufaktur 1746 Ltd. Evan Chung, CEO Höchster Porzellan-Manufaktur 1746 Ltd. | © Höchster Porzellan-Manufaktur/GTAI

Testimonials for Germany

Evan Chung, CEO - Höchster Porzellan Manufaktur 1746 GmbH

Anke Fröbel, Managing Director, Willbee Energy GmbH Anke Fröbel, Managing Director, Willbee Energy GmbH | © Willbee Energy GmbH/GTAI

Testimonials for Germany

Anke Fröbel, Managing Director, Willbee Energy GmbH

Gian Luigi Montorsi, Entrepreneur & CEO, Brulli Energia GmbH Gian Luigi Montorsi, Entrepreneur & CEO, Brulli Energia GmbH | © Brulli Energia GmbH + GTAI

Testimonials for Germany

Gian Luigi Montorsi, Entrepreneur & CEO - Brulli Energia GmbH

Related Links, Founder & CEO Techcode Venture Development Co. Ltd. Related Links, Founder & CEO Techcode Venture Development Co. Ltd. | © Techcode Venture Development Co. Ltd./GTAI

Testimonials for Germany

Haiyan Huang, Founder and CEO - Techcode Venture Development Co., Ltd

Luc Jacquet, CEO and Founder, BOOSTHEAT Luc Jacquet, CEO and Founder, BOOSTHEAT | © BOOSTHEAT/GTAI

Testimonials for Germany

Luc Jacquet, CEO and Founder, BOOSTHEAT

Simon Hou, COO & Co-founder XCharge Simon Hou, COO & Co-founder XCharge | © XCharge / GTAI

Testimonials for Germany

Simon Hou, COO & Co-founder, XCharge

Ed Nabrotzky, Chief Solutions Officer, Omni-ID Inc. Ed Nabrotzky, Chief Solutions Officer, Omni-ID Inc. | © Omni-ID Inc./GTAI

Testimonials for Germany

Ed Nabrotzky, Chief Solutions Officer, Omni-ID Inc.

Michael Sorkin, General Manager Formlabs GmbH Michael Sorkin, General Manager Formlabs GmbH | © Formlabs GmbH/GTAI

Testimonials for Germany

Michael Sorkin, General Manager, Formlabs GmbH

Simon Hui, Director Bolt Battery Company Limited Simon Hui, Director Bolt Battery Company Limited | © Bolt Battery Company Limited/GTAI

Testimonials for Germany

Simon Hui, Director, Bolt Battery Company Limited

Jie He, General Manager China Telecom (Deutschland) GmbH Jie He, General Manager China Telecom (Deutschland) GmbH | © China Telecom (Deutschland) GmbH

Testimonials for Germany

Jie He, General Manager, China Telecom (Deutschland), GmbH

Dr. LIN Jie, CEO Phicomm Europe GmbH Dr. LIN Jie, CEO Phicomm Europe GmbH | © Phicomm Europe GmbH

Testimonials for Germany

Dr. Lin Jie, CEO Phicomm Europe GmbH

Dr. Xiufei Liu, Direktor Verwaltungskomitee des Zibo Hanhai Technologieparks München Dr. Xiufei Liu, Direktor Verwaltungskomitee des Zibo Hanhai Technologieparks München | © Zibo Hanhai Technologieparks München/GTAI

Testimonials for Germany

Dr. Xiufei Liu, Director of the Administration Committee , Zibo Hanhai Technology Park Munich

Testimonials for Germany

Dr. Christof Krogmann, General Manager, Kingfa SCI & TECH (Europe) GmbH

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