The central task of the Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy is to reinvigorate the social market economy, stay innovative in the long term and strengthen the social fabric in Germany.
Asia’s role in the world economy is growing. The APA wants to shape the future in partnership with Asia. Our principles are, equal and sustainable development. German companies doing business with Asia promote the further integration of Asian and European economies.
The German Chambers of Commerce Abroad (AHK) are institutions of German foreign trade promotion. In this sense, the AHKs in the Asia-Pacific region advise, support and represent German companies in Asia-Pacific which wish to develop or expand their business activities abroad.
The Asia-Pacific region is a key driver of growth in the global economy, and therefore of major interest to German business. […] the APK is an important platform for our governments and businesses to deepen their dialogue.
The Asia-Pacific Conference of German Business (APK) brings Germany and the Asia-Pacific region closer together by connecting its political and economic representatives and in addressing challenges in an increasingly complex world. I am convinced that the APK in Jakarta will prove once more that personal encounters and discussions promote cooperation and deepen ties between Asia and Germany.