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The time to invest

in Africa is now!

The German-African Business Association links you with stakeholders from Germany, Africa, and around the world. To promote your business, to stimulate your investment. Be part of our network and profit from our knowledge!

Dynamic growth, improved economic policy, political stabilisation: Africa is a region undergoing change with enormous potential for German business.

  • Africa is the second-fastest growing region in the world – with 14 out of the 25 fastest growing national economies.
  • Increasing numbers of German companies are taking advantage of the business opportunities: There were thousands of German businesses active in Africa in 2012 – 808 of these alone were investors.
  • From 1990 to 2012, the number of people employed by German companies in Africa rose from 102,000 to 196,000.
  • Foreign trade between Germany and Africa totalled some € 44.9 billion in 2013 (German exports: € 22 billion, African imports € 22.9 billion).