The German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce
The German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce (AHK) is a German semi-governmental organization and member of the world-wide German Chambers Network, which operates with more than 140 offices in over 92 countries. AHK maintains two offices in the UAE, one in Dubai and one in Abu Dhabi.
AHK promotes and supports trade relations between Germany and the UAE, and in particular supports German companies in building up and extending their business in the region.
Since May 2009 the AHK in the UAE has obtained the status of a bilateral membership organization, with currently 500 German and local member companies.
In addition to its role as the official representation of the German Industry & Commerce on behalf of the Federal Republic of Germany, AHK also provides German companies with business intelligence and consulting services for the market entry and, as a membership organization, offers effective information and networking platform to support bilateral business relations.