Trade and Commerce

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.



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.


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.



„Made in Germany“ at the Dar es Salaam Internatiional Trade Fair aka “Saba Saba” 2017

Innovation and the newest technology is coming to you doorstep in Dar es Salaam if you visit the “German Pavilion” at the DITF 2017 at Saba Saba Grounds.

Supported by:

Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy 

The digital German Pavillion 

The Presenter

The Tanzanian-German Business Center  

Current information from the Economic Sector

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.