Gläserne Manufaktur von VW Enlarge image (© picture-alliance/ ZB) Since the opening of the country in 2011 and the lifting of the EU sanctions, Germany has been maintaining vivid economic relations with Myanmar. There are several German companies that are operating successfully in Myanmar. 

One of the key working areas of the German Embassy Yangon is to support bilateral trade relations. As a political companion, facilitator of (business) contacts and first point of contact , our aim is to enable German businesses to get access to Myanmar. To achieve this, the Embassy closely cooperates with the German Trade and Invest (GTAI) correspondent in Bangkok,the Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Myanmar and the German-Myanmar Business Chamber(GMBC) that was founded in 2015.

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Business Location Myanmar

Myanmar is a country rich in resources with a population of about 51.5 million at the interface between China, India and South East Asia. Myanmar has tremendous economic potential. It owns huge deposits of natural gas, lumbers, copper, gemstones and other natural resources and also has enormous water power reserves as well as large agricultural areas.

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Bilateral Economic Relations

Lately, the economic relations between Myanmar and Germany have intensified significantly. Here you can learn more about this topic.

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Business Location Germany

Germany is among the most developed and efficient industrial countries. With a population of 80 million, Germany is the largest and most important market in the European Union (EU). The German economy...


Trade Fairs in Germany

Trade Fairs in Germany are key instruments for developing new markets.


Contacts and Useful Links

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Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)

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Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. With more than 50 offices in Germany and abroad and its network of partners throughout the world, GTAI supports German companies setting up in foreign markets, promotes Germany as a business location and assists foreign companies setting up in Germany.

The German Chambers of Industry and Commerce

The DIHK is the central organisation for 80 Chambers of Industry and Commerce in Germany. All German companies registered in Germany, with the exception of handicraft businesses, the free professions and farms, are required by law to join a chamber.

Interview with H.E. Ambassador Christian-Ludwig Weber-Lortsch

"A positive Experience - an Interview with the German Ambassador to Myanmar"

by Charlie Greene from Myanmar Insider

Interview with H.E. Ambassador Christian-Ludwig Weber-Lortsch

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Myanmar Business Today: Interview with the German Ambassador.