Business Destination Germany 2018

Foreign groups value Germany as a business location


Germany's companies are becoming ever more attractive. The number of mergers and acquisitions has skyrocketed over the past five years. What is motivating foreign groups to invest in Germany? We asked 529 CFOs at German subsidiaries of foreign companies for the answer.
Our "Business Destination Germany 2018" study

  • shows how investments have developed,
  • quantifies projected investments of foreign companies based in Germany,
  • describes the pros and cons of Germany from an investor perspective,
  • illustrates which foreign countries find which regions especially popular.

Based on this, the study identifies what is necessary to be successful in Germany.