We provide advice and support to companies from all over the world that are looking for a location in Germany. The Bremeninvest team is your main point of contact for all matters related to the establishment of:
We operate Bremeninvest offices in our focus markets of China, Turkey and the USA. Our colleagues there actively promote Bremen as a location for inward investment and facilitate collaborations with Bremen-based companies. We focus mainly on the aerospace, maritime and logistics clusters as well as the automotive sector, wind energy and renewables.
Our customers from around the world benefit from the in-depth expertise of the Bremeninvest team. We will help make your move to Bremen as fast and smooth as possible by drawing on our intercultural expertise, our outstanding networks and our many years of experience in working with international companies.
Our representatives in Shanghai (China), Izmir (Turkey) and Atlanta (USA) are in charge of making initial contact with potential investors. Once the decision to locate to Bremen has been made, the project managers based in Bremen itself will take over and provide a one-stop service:
As part of our individual service we will help you with:
Geographical distance and cultural differences make it hard to relocate or start up a company in another country. Luckily, help is at hand from the team at the World Trade Center (WTC) in Bremen. They'll do all they can to make your international business a success.
In December 2016 ministers from the European Space Agency (ESA) member states met to determine the roadmap for the European space sector for the years ahead. Baden-Württemberg, Bavaria and Bremen submitted joint recommendations. In the following interview Dr Peter Vits, Bremen's State Coordinator for the Space Sector, talks about Bremen's strengths and opportunities.
The sky is not the limit, at least not in Bremen. All parts of the aerospace sector are represented in the city, from R&D to production. Aeroplane wings, Ariane rockets and Galileo satellites – Bremen is one of the leading locations in the international aerospace industry. Here are five factors behind Bremen’s story of success.
In 2015 Bremen won the right to host the International Astronautical Congress for the second time, after having successfully held the event in 2003. Its bid was the result of a collaboration between the Bremen regional government and Bremen’s space industry and space research sector. Event partners include the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and the German Aerospace Centre.
The Bremen region has long been a pioneer in electric mobility and is now set to enjoy further success after Mercedes-Benz and Borgward announced that they will be making electric vehicles in the city.
Bremen knows how to make cars: the Mercedes-Benz plant by the Weser river has been in operation for almost 40 years, is the focal point of the city’s automotive industry and automotive clusters, and is now the company’s biggest global facility in terms of vehicle production numbers. Reason enough for an ever-growing number of suppliers and logistics firms to base themselves in Bremen.
Sometimes you have to learn from other people's mistakes and trust your instincts. That is what Muhammad-Farhan Aslam believed when he took over his father's business. Not only did he change the business model, but he also shelved his own plans to move to England. Instead he stayed in Bremen. And it turned out to be one of many good decisions that he made.
For 30 years, the Cargo Distribution Centre in Bremen has delivered excellence – as an investment location and a logistics hub. Today more than 150 companies employing approximately 8,000 people are based at the site. It offers direct links to the ports, the autobahn and has a close proximity to Bremen City Airport.
Language barriers, unfamiliar legal and fiscal systems, qualifications that need to be recognised. There are many additional hurdles that entrepreneurs have to overcome when setting up a new branch or a new company in a different country. Bremeninvest is committed to offering you advice and support from the outset.
You might expect a Bremen-based company specialising in innovative instruments and implants for spinal surgery to be located at the Technology Park. But you'd be wrong. NuVasive Germany GmbH has its head office at the heart of the city centre next to Wallanlagen Park. Now employing a team of 44 people, the company generates annual revenue of more than €10 million – a figure that looks set to rise.
David Zhou came to Bremen three years ago with the aim of conquering the market – and a new continent – with LEDs. He started his business selling LED lighting and electronics at the World Trade Centre at Bremen Airport and has gradually built it up over the past few years.
"Raising Bremen's profile in these countries remains a key objective of our international business development activities."
(Andreas Heyer, CEO of Bremeninvest)
Use the services provided by our Bremeninvest office for your international venture. We operate representative offices in China, Turkey and the USA.
As part of our service we can provide you with:
We work closely with the worldwide network of German chambers of commerce so that we can find the right contacts for large-scale projects. Click here to access our links to organizations that support international trade in Bremen and to other support services in Germany.
Three continents, three countries, three local contacts.
Bremeninvest USA / Office Atlanta
P 00 1 404 910 2184
Bremeninvest China / Office Shanghai
P 00 86-21 5081 5576
Bremeninvest Turkey / Office Izmir
Director Bremeninvest Turkey
P +90 232 422 12 45