AHK Greater China is part of the German Chambers of Commerce Worldwide Network (AHK) which includes 130 offices in 90 countries. The AHK's history in Greater China stretches back to 1981, when the first office was opened in Taipei.
With our five main offices and seven supporting offices in Greater China and Germany, we focus on trade and investment between these two regions. We also support our 3,100 members' business interests through the comprehensive services provided by our business & investment, and membership platforms.
Under the brand 'DEinternational', our organisation is not only the first contact point for German companies deciding to enter the Chinese market and for Chinese companies entering the German market, but also a provider of a wide range of customised advice and services.
The three branches are:
1. The Roof - Official Representation
The Delegations of German Industry & Commerce in Beijing, Shanghai, and Guangzhou, German Industry & Commerce Ltd. in Hong Kong, and German Trade Office Taipei officially represent the Association of German Chambers of Industry & Commerce in Greater China. The Association is a non-government, non-politically affiliated association with a public mandate to represent the overall economic interests of Germany in its host countries.
2. The Member Organisation - German Chamber of Commerce
The German Chambers in Mainland China and Hong Kong cater to the needs of over 3,100 members. They represent the interests of their members, provide services, and work to promote bilateral economic cooperation.
3. The Service Provider - German Industry & Commerce
Under the brand 'DEinternational', German Industry & Commerce offers a wide range of services to German and local companies in order to support their business.