Join the German Chamber in East China

How Can I Become a Member?

Interested in becoming a member of our established Sino-German business community? We'd be delighted to have you! To get started, simply reach out to us to learn more about our membership options. Alternatively, you can fill out our membership application form and submit the required documents.Please note that applications for corporate membership require a scanned copy of your business license. Applications for private membership require a scanned copy of your passport showing your personal details.

Membership Application Form

We'll review your application as soon as we receive it and get back to you within a few days. We look forward to welcoming you to our vibrant Sino-German business community!

Benefits of Becoming a Member

Network with Like-Minded Businesses

  • Through member-only business events, meet and identify highly suitable Sino-German business partners
  • Preferred access and discounted prices for Chamber events
  • Employee benefit: As membership covers all employees, your entire workforce will enjoy reduced rates at flagship social events such as the German Ball.
  • Access to our German Chamber Member Directory

Access to Insightful Market Intelligence

  • Full access to the Labor Market & Salary Report, an indispensable resource for salary benchmarking for German companies in China
  • Receive the member-exclusive Policy Barometer and other briefings from our Government Affairs & Advocacy team
  • Have Your Business Represented with the Chinese Government

Discounted Rates for AHK Greater China’s Business Services & Growth Solutions

  • Members enjoy reduced rates for business services & growth solutions offered by AHK Greater China
  • This includes: Visa services, training courses, online job market postings, advertising on our website and social media channels and many more.

Brand Exposure to the Sino-German Business Community

  • Become a speaker at German Chamber business events
  • Access the exclusive Yearly Sponsor Program
  • Option to publish you company’s news for free in our business journal ‘Ticker’ and on our WeChat channels

Membership Categories

Corporate Membership: Large

Membership for companies with more than 1,000 employees at legal business entities in China. Membership covers all employees.

Annual corporate membership fee: CNY 11,500

Corporate Membership: Medium

Membership for companies with between 250 and 1,000 employees at legal business entities in China. Membership covers all employees. 

Annual fee: CNY 7,500

Corporate Membership: Small

Membership for companies with between 11 and 250 employees at legal business entities in China. Membership covers all employees. 

Annual fee: CNY 4,800

Corporate Membership: Micro

Membership for companies with up to 10 employees at legal business entities in China. Membership covers all employees. 

Annual fee: CNY 4,000

Private/Young Professional Membership

Private Membership for individuals over 30 years old (Chinese nationals are not eligible).
Annual fee: CNY 1,800

Young Professional Membership for individuals up to 30 years old (Chinese nationals are not eligible).
Annual fee: CNY 1,300