Economic Cooperation and Development

Development Cooperation

Tanzania is an important partner country for Germany as an anchor of stability in a conflict prone region. Over the last five decades, German bilateral cooperation with Tanzania has amounted to  2.03 billion Euro.


Germany as a location for business and investment

Germany's location at the heart of Europe gives foreign investors and visitors to trade fairs access to the entire European Union market. The bilateral trade volume between Germany and Tanzania has grown to 315 million Euros in 2012.


Hamburg Harbor at Dusk

The promotion of foreign trade

The export of goods and services is one of the main drivers of the German economy. Here you will find information on the economic situation and an overview of the foreign trade promotion.


Research and technology

Today, research and development-intensive industries account for more than half of all industrial production in Germany. Learn more about major research institutions in Germany and scholarship opportunities.



German-African Business Summit 2017

Besucherandrang bei der Internationalen Handwerksmesse

The Kenyan capital Nairobi will be the venue of the second German-African Business Summit (GABS) from 9 to 11 February 2017. After the great success of the first GABS in Berlin in 2015, this second conference provides the perfect platform for decision-makers in business and politics from Germany and the African continent.