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Representative of German Industry and Trade

RGIT is the Washington, DC liaison office of the Federation of German Industries (BDI) and the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry (DIHK)

German Business Matters

U.S. subsidiaries of German-owned firms play a vital role in the U.S. economy. German companies in the United States employ over 620,000 people.

Washington News

RGIT's weekly German-language Newsletter „Washington News“ reports current political, economic and legal developments in Washington, D.C., and the United States. More...

 

 

RGIT News

07/12/2016

Roundtable on U.S. and German Energy Policy hosted by RGIT

A delegation of European energy professionals, led by Dr. Carsten Rolle, Secretary General of the German Member Committee of the World Energy... more

07/06/2016

German-American Business Forum

The 3rd German-American Business Forum (DAWT) took place on June 16 in Frankfurt, Germany. Dr. Christopher Schemionek, World Bank liaison at RGIT,... more

07/05/2016

RGIT's new President and CEO

Daniel Andrich is the newly appointed President and CEO of the Representative of German Industry and Trade (RGIT) in Washington, DC. From 2008 to... more

06/23/2016

SelectUSA Reception at RGIT

On the occasion of the SelectUSA summit in Washington DC, RGIT hosted a reception in honor of the German and Austrian delegation on Sunday June... more

06/15/2016

Delegation of the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology visits RGIT

On June 15, a delegation from the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology attended a briefing at RGIT on the current... more

06/09/2016

RGIT hosts TTIP debrief for 13th negotiation round

As part of an ongoing tradition, the Representative of German Industry and Trade (RGIT) hosted members of the EU Delegation’s Trade and Agriculture... more

05/24/2016

Delegation of the German Bundestag visits RGIT

As part of their travel to the U.S., members of the Budgets Committee of the German Bundestag visited the office of the Representative of German... more

Washington News

No. 30 vom 28. Juli 2016

  • Diese Woche in Washington
  • Handelsrelevante Aspekte im Wahlprogramm der Demokraten
  • Instabilität von elektronischen Patientendatensystemen
  • Nuklearindustrie: Vorzüge modularer Kleinreaktoren
  • US-Ernährungswirtschaft reagiert mit neuen Produkten auf Verbrauchertrends
  • In eigener Sache: Sommerpause
  • USA und EU vereinbaren neues Forum für Finanzregulierung
  • Steigende Nachfrage nach Einfamilienhäusern

        German American Trade Magazine

        German Business Matters

        U.S. subsidiaries of German-owned firms play a vital role in the U.S. economy, with competitive German businesses contributing to the economic health and prosperity of the American economy. These subsidiaries create jobs for American workers.

        German companies employ 640.000 American workers, German businesses accounted for 10.5% of the 6.1 million insourced jobs in the United States in 2013.

        Who we are

        The Representative of German Industry and Trade (RGIT) is the Washington, DC liaison office of the Federation of German Industries (BDI) and the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry (DIHK). President is Daniel Andrich. RGIT’s mission is to foster free trade and a welcoming business environment on both sides of the Atlantic to achieve sustainable growth, jobs and innovation for companies involved in German-American economic relations.