Economy, Energy, Science and Transport

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Economy, Environment, Science and Transport

Germany is the United Kingdom’s most important goods trading partner, ahead of the United States. Here you can find a collection of articles ranging from reasons to invest in Germany, the energy transition to research institutions.

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Latest Economic News

Whether it is the latest GDP, export and import data, here you will find all the latest on the German economy.

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Economy in Germany

Germany has the largest economy in the European Union and the fourth largest in the world. With the largest GDP and the highest population in the EU, it offers the largest market within the European Union.

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Energy and Climate

As climate change gathers pace, people are becoming increasingly aware of the finite nature of the world's resources. Climate protection, promotion of renewable energy sources and protection of the environment are major focal points of German Government policy.  


Science, Technology and Innovation

Germany is a land of ideas. Education, science and research play a central role here. Germany is one of the countries most preferred by foreign students, a hub of cutting-edge international research and a constant source of new patents.

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Driving or travelling in Germany? This section provides you with news on the latest regulations.

Germany Trade & Invest

Germany Trade and Invest (GTAI) is the foreign trade and inward investment agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. Germany Trade and Invest’s mission is to promote Germany as a location for industrial and technological investments and to identify investors for the German market.

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GTAI Webinar: The German Consumer Healthcare (OTC) Market

Webinar: The German Consumer Healthcare Market

Germany is Europe’s leading OTC (over-the-counter) market in Europe. Sales of non-prescription drugs total more than €7 billion and are showing dynamic growth. This webinar will be beneficial for companies interested in entering the German market.