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Investing in Bremen

Bremeninvest is Bremen international

The Bremeninvest international brand

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:

  • subsidiaries
  • branches
  • international start-ups

We operate Bremeninvest offices in our focus markets of China and Turkey. 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.

What can we do for you?

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) and Izmir (Turkey) and Atlanta 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:

  • Comprehensive information about Bremen as an investment location
  • Information on all aspects of setting up a company in Germany
  • Help with finding suitable office space, warehouses or manufacturing facilities
  • Marketing for World Trade Center Bremen
  • Facilities at the Bremen World Trade Center for companies establishing operations in the city: small office units, conference rooms and business services
  • Ongoing, individual service during the relocation phase

As part of our individual service we will help you with:

  • Official formalities
  • The search for local service providers
  • The search for residential property
  • Integration into regional networks
  • Communication problems of any kind
  • Acclimatising to your new surroundings, including the search for amenities such as nurseries and schools

"Raising Bremen's profile in these countries remains a key objective of our international business development activities."
(Andreas Heyer, CEO of Bremeninvest)

Into the world with Bremen

Use the services provided by our Bremeninvest office for your international venture. We operate representative offices in China and Turkey.

As part of our service we can provide you with:

  • Information about networks that are relevant to your business
  • Guidance on authorities, associations and institutions
  • Potential business contacts

We work closely with the worldwide network of German chambers of commerce so that we can find the right contacts for large-scale projects. On our webpage "Advice and assistance on international trade"  you can find links to organizations that support international trade in Bremen and to other support services in Germany.

Lu Wang

Bremeninvest China / Office Shanghai

Director Bremeninvest China

P 00 86-21 5081 5576

!nc.moc.srehclem.hs[AT]ulgnaw

Erol Tüfekçi

Bremeninvest Turkey / Office Izmir

Director Bremeninvest Turkey

P +90 232 422 12 45

!moc.tsevni-nemerb[AT]ickefut.lore

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