Where Investment Thrives

Germany

Market Profiles

Germany

In 2017, Alberta exported $85.6M worth of goods to Germany, making it the 30th ranked country in terms of Alberta's exports.
In 2017, Alberta exported $85.6M worth of goods to Germany, making it the 30th ranked country in terms of Alberta's exports.
In 2017, Alberta exported $85.6M worth of goods to Germany, making it the 30th ranked country in terms of Alberta's exports.

About Germany

FAST FACTS

KEY INDUSTRIES Information Icon

ALBERTA EXPORTS TO GERMANY Information Icon

VALUE OF ALBERTA EXPORTS TO GERMANY
2017
$85.6M
-4.2% y/y
TRADING PARTNER RANK

#30

GERMANY IMPORTS Information Icon

VALUE OF GERMANY IMPORTS
2016
$917.2B
+23.2% y/y
TOP IMPORT MARKETS
  • 1. China 10.6%

  • 2. Netherlands 8.8%

  • 3. France 7.7%

  • 4. United States 6.2%

  • 5. Italy 5.9%

ALBERTA-GERMANY RELATIONS

  • As Europe’s largest economy and most populous region, Germany is a key player in the continent’s economic, political and defense organizations.
  • Under the Canada EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), tariff elimination and other provisions will enhance the competitiveness of Canadian exports to Germany.
  • The Government of Alberta supports the Alberta Germany Collaboration Fund for Product Development and Commercialization. The Program is delivered by the German-Canadian Centre for Innovation and Research in Edmonton. 20 projects have been funded and over $4.09 million has been distributed to Alberta SME’s through the fund.
  • The City and County of Leduc has been twinned with Grimma since 2005.

Trade Agreements:

Germany flag

For more information on Germany-Alberta relations, download:

Germany-Alberta Relations

For information on Alberta's relationship with German provinces, download:

Bavaria-Alberta Relations

CONTACTS
For more information on Alberta’s trade and relationship with this market please contact:
Export Services
Heli Carswell Europe Office Phone : 1-780-641-9276 Email: heli.carswell@gov.ab.ca
Investment Services
Bonnie Nunnari Invest Alberta Phone : 780-427-0528 Email: bonnie.nunnari@gov.ab.ca
International Offices
Alberta United Kingdom Office Phone : 20-7004-6040 Phone : 11-44-20-7004-6040 Email: albertaukoffice@gov.ab.ca

RELATED CONTENT

Event

Wearable Technologies Conference - /event-items/approved-events/2019/wearable-technologies-conference/
The WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2019 EUROPE will be THE meeting point for global professionals of the entire wearable ecosystem.