German American Business Associations

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German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (GACC), Office for the Western United States

The German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (GACC), Office for the Western United States, located in San Francisco, is the official representation of German industry and trade. The GACC West is the first point of contact for German companies interested in doing business in the U.S., particularly on the West Coast. It also provides support through a variety of services including representing German companies locally, assisting in negotiations and creating market analyses and strategies to ensure a successful market entry.

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German American Business Association (GABA)

GABA is a member-driven non-profit organization that fosters transatlantic knowledge-sharing and networking among German-American and Californian business and tech communities. 

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German American Chamber of Commerce California

The German American Chamber of Commerce California, located in San Diego, promotes business relations, trade and cultural exchange between Germany and the US. It provides research services, visa support, assistance in legal matters, VAT and other tax services, as well as internship placement and more.

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Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. With more than 50 offices in Germany and abroad and its network of partners throughout the world, GTAI supports German companies setting up in foreign markets, promotes Germany as a business location and assists foreign companies setting up in Germany.

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Invest in Bavaria

The Bavarian Ministry for Economic Affairs offers a wide range of customized and complimentary services and information to U.S. companies and investors interested in expanding to Bavaria.

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German American San Diego Foundation

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Founded by a group of German and American companies, the non-profit organization headquartered in San Diego strives to connect the German American community through projects that will bring business, culture and people together.

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Make It In Germany

A new website called “Make it in Germany” aims to answer all of your questions about working in Germany, while providing you with testimonials from those who have already made it there, as well as insight into how they did so.

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German Business Portal

The German Business Portal supports your business with Germany. It offers answers to all trade-related questions and concerns and facilitates cross-border trade in the field of goods and services – from work permits to customs duty. All information is provided in English.