AHK RGIT-USA

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

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

04/25/2016

US-German Standards Panel 2016

Innovation in the Medical Device Sector more

04/06/2016

German Chancellor Fellowship for Prospective Leaders

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s German Chancellor Fellowship Programme, which is under the patronage of the German Federal Chancellor,... more

02/02/2016

BDI President Grillo in Washington

Ulrich Grillo, the President of the Federation of German Industries (BDI), visited Washington D.C. this week and, among others, met with U.S.... more

Displaying 16 to 20 of 146

Washington News

No. 6, February 16th, 2017

  • Diese Woche in Washington
  • Republikaner weiter uneins bei Border Tax Adjustment
  • GLOBAL: Treffen mit Premiers Abe und Trudeau
  • RGIT erläutert Vorzüge des dualen Ausbildungssystems
  • Mnuchin zum U.S.-Finanzminister ernannt
  • US-Öl- und Gasindustrie schaltet in den Expansionsmodus
  • GLOBAL: Section 1504 des Dodd-Frank Act abgeschafft
  • ENERGIE: Erneuerbare Energieprojekte für ländliche Gebiete
  • German American Trade Magazin

    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.