AHK RGIT-USA

German Business Matters

U.S. subsidiaries of German-owned firms play a vital role in the U.S. economy.

RGIT News

03/17/2017

Parliamentary State Secretary Beckmeyer visits RGIT

On March 17th Uwe Beckmeyer, German State Secretary at the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy, visited the office of the Representative... more

03/14/2017

German Investments create 672,000 jobs in the USA

The Representative of German Industry and Trade (RGIT), along with the German Embassy in Washington DC, presented the latest edition of its flagship... more

03/13/2017

German Business Matters - Updated Data

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... more

03/12/2017

German Business Matters - A State by State Analysis of Imports, Exports and Jobs

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... more

02/17/2017

German Dual Apprenticeships in Focus

Freya Lemcke, Vice President of the Representative of German Industry and Trade, spoke at the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation’s... more

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Washington News

No. 15, April 20, 2017

  • Diese Woche in Washington
  • GLOBAL: Treasury-Bericht zur Währungspolitik
  • GLOBAL: Executive Order zu „Buy American, Hire American“
  • GLOBAL: Pence und Ross für bilaterales Abkommen mit Japan
  • DIGITAL: FCC gibt Ergebnis des Anreiz-Auktionsverfahrens bekannt 
  • DIGITAL: Investitionen im US-Telekomsektor wachsen stabil
  • GLOBAL: Administration konsultiert Stakeholder zu Gründen für Handelsdefizite
  • GLOBAL: Nationaler Sicherheitsrat wird Iran-Sanktionen überprüfen 
  • DIGITAL: Studie zu Internet-Geschwindigkeit in den USA
  • ENERGIE: Studie zur Zuverlässigkeit des Stromnetzes angeordnet 

      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 672.000 American workers, German businesses accounted for 10.5% of the 6.4 million insourced jobs in the United States in 2014.

      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.