Germany is the world’s fourth-largest economy, highly innovative and has a strong focus on exports. The future lies in Industry 4.0.

A dress made of milk

More and more companies in Germany are discovering biological raw materials as the basis for their products – and they are getting extremely imaginative in the process.

Sustainable economy

Christian Patermann, pioneer of the bioeconomy, explains the potential and limits of an economy that prioritizes biological raw materials.

Tracking down the virus

Voluntary apps could soon play an important role in stopping the spread of the coronavirus. These three platforms could help to achieve that.


The Corona crisis often hits small companies particularly hard. Read here how initiatives are supporting the local economy.