Federation of German Industries
The Federation of German Industries (BDI) represents the interests of over 100,000 industrial companies. It has an extensive network in all important markets and in international organisations.
German Chambers of Commerce Abroad
The German Chambers of Commerce Abroad (AHK), delegations and representative offices of German industry and commerce form a network with 130 locations in 90 countries.
German diplomatic missions
The 227 embassies and consulates, together with the AHK and Germany Trade and Invest (GTAI), are the third pillar in the promotion of foreign trade.
Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry
The Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry (DIHK) is the umbrella organisation of the 80 German Chambers of Commerce and Industry; a total of 3.6 million commercial enterprises are members.
German Institute for Economic Research
The German Institute for Economic Research (DIW) in Berlin is the biggest of the numerous German economic research institutes.
Germany Trade and Invest
Germany Trade and Invest (GTAI) is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. With over 50 locations worldwide it helps German companies set up operations abroad, promotes Germany as a business and technology location and helps foreign companies settle in Germany.
Council for Sustainable Development
Appointed by the Federal Government, the Council for Sustainable Development is responsible among other things for developing measures to implement the National Sustainability Strategy.