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Our stories about the Bremen economy

Travel with us through Bremen and Bremerhaven - and discover stories about the people who shape this region. About companies whose ideas define industries. And about places that are second to none.

Browse on it - or filter here according to your interests. It is worth it ..

Maritime economy and logistics
19 January 2021
Artificial intelligence within the maritime industry

Artificial intelligence (AI) is also making its way into the maritime industry. It enables autonomous systems, more efficient processes and safer operations. An overview of the state of AI in shipping and port industries with current examples.

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Digitization
7 January 2021
Letters from Silicon Valley: Winter 2021

Working from home instead of in the office? A boom in online rather than retail business? The coronavirus pandemic is accelerating many trends. Silicon Valley is often seen as a forerunner in this development, but also finds value in old practices. Our insights into the United States.

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Maritime economy and logistics
18 December 2020
The Cargo Distribution Centre (GVZ) in Bremen: a logistics hub with a bright future

An award-winning pioneer – Bremen’s Cargo Distribution Center (GVZ) was the first of its kind in Germany and is still one of the leading hubs domestically and internationally. Investors and logistics specialists alike value the benefits it offers.

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Maritime economy and logistics
9 December 2020
13 shipping companies in Bremen

What would a port city be without shipping companies? Like a town without musicians, perhaps – so it’s a good thing that Bremen is home to a lot of national and international shipping companies. We’ll show you which ones.

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Wind energy
1 December 2020
On the way to Europe's leading hydrogen region

The northern federal states form a Green Hydrogen Initiative. The goal is the successful establishment of a green hydrogen economy to realise practically full supply coverage for all interested purchasers of green hydrogen.

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Aerospace
19 November 2020
Satellites with anchors

If you need to rotate a satellite in space, you will almost certainly be using technology from Bremen. The design is ingenious – and that is why practically every spacefaring nation on Earth has an important entry in its address book under the letter Z.

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Startups
10 November 2020
Export to Libya: subtleties make the difference

Today Tamim Fannoush is an enthusiastic Bremen citizen. The Libyan originally came to the Hanseatic city to do business here. Now he lives here - and with his growing business he helps to take advantage of business opportunities in a rather unknown African country.

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Maritime economy and logistics
5 November 2020
Bremen plays its part in building the largest autonomous research submarine in the world

The autonomous, civilian MUM submarine has been designed to spend days and weeks submerged performing tasks for research and industry.

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Digitization
30 October 2020
What does Industry 4.0 mean? The definition of digitization

Industry 4.0 describes one of the most comprehensive revolutions in our production landscape - so comprehensive, in fact, that it has been awarded the title of fourth industrial revolution. But what is it all about?

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Creative / Media
16 October 2020
Optimising the movement of 95,000 vehicles

Vehicles as far as the eye can see: Bremerhaven’s AutoTerminal is Germany’s largest automotive hub. A research project aims to make the transshipment process even more efficient.

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Maritime economy and logistics
12 October 2020
Ten Bremen companies in the import and export business

As a Hanseatic metropolis, international trade is in the blood of the people of Bremen. From here, companies control their worldwide destiny, import and export goods from the most remote corners - we present 10 of them

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News
2 October 2020
Letters from Vietnam: autumn 2020 edition

Vietnam is one of the East Asian countries that have fared best during the coronavirus crisis. Indeed, its economy has actually grown strongly this year. This has presented foreign investors with opportunities in a number of industries.

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