Germany (82.9 million inhabitants) represents the largest economy in Europe and is the Netherlands’ most important trading partner by far. The country’s prosperity and geographic proximity offer plenty of opportunities for Dutch entrepreneurs. We focus primarily on two economic powerhouses in Germany: Bavaria, an innovation hub in southern Germany, and the border region of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW). In NRW we have our own Utrecht Region representative, providing dedicated support to businesses that want to expand to the region.

Read more about doing business in Germany, financial instruments and trade agreements.

Upcoming Trade Missions to Germany


The Medica is the world's largest medical trade fair for medica. The fair will take place on 4 days from Monday 18 November to Thursday 21 November 2019 in Düsseldorf. Utrecht Region will be present at the Holland Pavilion.

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Joost van Leur
+ 31 6 554 65706