International

Our services: your springboard to new business abroad.

Our service spectrum

  • Business delegations
    Business delegations offer many chances to make contacts abroad and get to know the economic situation on the ground. A service for Niedersachsen’s SMEs: knowledgeable and competent partners at home and the destination organise an agreed programme.
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  • Foreign Trade Day
    For over 10 years now Niedersachsen’s Foreign Trade Day has been the flagship event on doing business abroad. Eminent experts on economics, politics and science speak on the latest trends and new developments in the world’s markets and present Best Practices.

     

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  • Foreign Trade Award
    Niedersachsen Foreign Trade Award is presented by the State Minister of Economic Affairs, Employment, Transport & Digitalisation at the close of Foreign Trade Day to enterprises that have made an notable contribution to the international orientation of Niedersachsen’s economy.
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  • Foreign Representations
    In crucial selected markets, Niedersachsen offers the services of State Representations, devoted exclusively to supporting Niedersachsen companies in their foreign trade activities.
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  • International Consultancy Days
    Once a year, the State’s representatives and partners come together from all over the world to tell Niedersachsen companies about their target countries and regions and offer free advice on entering these markets.
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Trade fair promotion and training for international business

  • Trade fair promotion: shared stands at fairs in Germany
    Niedersachsen’s Ministry for Economics, Labour and Transport supports the participation of SMEs at leading international trade fairs in Germany.
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  • Trade fair promotion for single exhibitors in Germany and abroad
    Niedersachsen’s Ministry for Economics, Labour and Transport supports the participation of SMEs at leading international trade fairs in Germany and abroad.
    NBank website
  • Training for international business
    The Deutsche Management Akademie Niedersachsen (DMAN) trains managers and experts for success on the international market, and also helps establish business contacts abroad.
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Niedersachsen success stories

Over the last few years we focused our efforts on entering the Asian and Australian markets, then Latin America.

Carl Otto Künnecke, CEO, Otto Künnecke GmbH
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Bettina Boller
Bettina Boller
Deputy Head of Unit; America
Niedersachsen Ministry of Economic Affairs, Employment, Transport and Digitalisation
Friedrichswall 1
30159 Hannover
+49 (0)511-120-5576
Bernd Fedder
Bernd Fedder
Near and Middle East, Africa
Niedersachsen Ministry of Economic Affairs, Employment, Transport and Digitalisation
Friedrichswall 1
D-30159 Hannover
+49 (0)511-120-5570
Kathrin Wolf
Kathrin Wolf
Asia, Pacific, Consultancy Days
Niedersachsen Ministry of Economic Affairs, Employment, Transport and Digitalisation
Friedrichswall 1
D-30159 Hannover
+49 (0)511-120-5575
Valeria Kraft
Valeria Kraft
Europe, Russia, CIS States, Foreign Trade Day and Award
Niedersachsen Ministry of Economic Affairs, Employment, Transport and Digitalisation
Friedrichswall 1
D-30159 Hannover
+49 (0)511-120-5574
Lara-Kristin Doelle
Lara-Kristin Doelle
Digital Marketing
Niedersachsen Ministry of Economic Affairs, Employment, Transport and Digitalisation
Friedrichswall 1
D-30159 Hannover
+49 (0)511-120-5586
Dr. Andreas Eckstein
Representative Office of the Federal State of Niedersachsen in the USA
Dr. Andreas Eckstein
West Higgins Rd. 8755, Suite 900, 60631 Chicago, IL | USA
+1 773 796-4250
+ 1 773 360-4028
Yi Zhang
Representative Office of the Federal State of Niedersachsen in China
Yi Zhang
Unit 2002, 20st Floor, No.167 Jiangning Rd, Shanghai, China, 200041
+86 21 62162252
+86 13 815211118
Makoto Sekikawa
Representative Office of the Federal State of Niedersachsen in Japan
Makoto Sekikawa
Nittetsu Nihonbashi Building 3F 1-13-1 Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0027, Japan
+81 (0) 3-6262-3226
+81 (0) 90-4455-6679
Hamed Moghaddasi
Representative Office of the Federal State of Niedersachsen to the Islamic Republic of Iran
Hamed Moghaddasi
Ave. Bukharest, 8. Street No. 7, c/o German-Iran Chamber of Commerce Association, 1514737119 Teran | Iran
+98 2181331103
Anna Urumyan
Representation of the Federal State of Niedersachsen in Russia
Anna Urumyan
Bolshoi Palashevskij per. 9, 123104 Moscow | Russian Federation
+7 495 7304043
+7 915 1999001
Inger Steffen
Representative Office of the Federal State of Niedersachsen in South Africa
Inger Steffen
East London, 5231 Eastern Cape, South Africa
+27 (0) 64 083 7543
+27 640837543
Benny Egholm Sørensen
Niedersachsen’s partner in Scandinavia c/o SORENSEN - Connecting Markets ApS
Benny Egholm Sørensen
Vejlsøvej 51 Bygn. O, 8500 Silkeborg | Denmark
+45 76 344500
+45 31 414963
Patrycja Kosta
Niedersachsen's partner in Poland c/o Sales Desk Poland
Patrycja Kosta
ul. Ludwika Rydygiera 15 lok. 114, 01-793 Warszawa | Poland
+48 22 5014635
+48 600 28 17 11
Flavia Cusidor & Dieter Kipp
Niedersachsen’s partner in Cuba
Flavia Cusidor & Dieter Kipp
Calle 3ra. No. 24 e, C y Final, La Puntilla, Miramar, Playa, Ciudad de La Habana | Cuba
+53 7 204 0640
+53 7 204 5803
Wolfgang Wanja
Niedersachsen’s partner in Turkey c/o GLS Global Logistics Consulting Services
Wolfgang Wanja
GLS Consulting, Ataköy 7.-8.-9.-10 Kısım Mah., Çobançeşme E-5 Yanyol cad. No:20/2 Ataköy Towers B Blok Kat 11 D. 130 Bakırköy / İstanbul / Türkiye
+90-212-465 33 14
+90 533 734 95 18

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