Globalization and World Trade

Trade and investment, competition and social justice: current information and background on globalization and world trade

Africa

Roadmap for more growth

Plans are for a massive free-trade zone in Africa. Africa expert Heiko Schwiderowski explains what this means for German companies and how far the plans have got.

Rethinking capitalism

In Davos, experts from the fields of politics and business will be discussing a new economic form. Professor Jens Südekum explains the issues involved.

Training in Germany

Here you‘ll find Germany‘s most relevant web pages on the job market, labor law, unemployment, further professional training, setting up business and much more.

Industry and human rights

Germany has adopted a National Action Plan to hold companies accountable. Some firms have already committed themselves in exemplary fashion to protecting human rights.

Global player

Why is German industry so successful internationally? Of course, Germany makes good products – but these five factors also play their part.

German foreign trade

These portals inform you about the diverse possibilities for cooperation, as well as statistics and facts about German foreign trade.

“Shift to Vietnam”

New EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement means Vietnam could compete with other large Asian countries. Marco Walde, GIC/AHK Managing Director Vietnam, explains why.