Registrations open: A great way to discover opportunities available to American and Canadian businesses who intend to expand in one of the world leading aerospace markets.

From June 10th – 13th, 2024, Trade Horizons Limited, on behalf of Germany Trade and Invest Gesellschaft für Außenwirtschaft und Standortmarketing mbH and in cooperation with NRW.Global Business, is organising a Germany-bound Trade Mission to the state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW). Our trade mission takes place June 10-13, 2024, the week after the German Trade Show (ILA) in Berlin.


The state-owned foreign trade promotion agency NRW.Global Business is the partner for all companies when it comes to investment projects and settling in North Rhine-Westphalia, developing growth markets and networking with international business partners. NRW.Global Business conducts international location marketing for Germany’s No. 1 investment location, North Rhine-Westphalia, and promotes foreign direct investment here worldwide. The experts at NRW.Global Business support investors in tax and legal matters and provide detailed information on the economic structure and industry clusters. Read more HERE

About the destination:

NRW is the fourth-largest German state by size, the industrial heart of Europe, the most populous state, and it features cities such as Cologne, Düsseldorf, Dortmund and Essen. The city of Bonn served as the federal capital until the reunification of Germany in 1990 and as the seat of government until 1999. NRW is one of the most innovative locations in the aerospace industry and one of the most important locations for aerospace research in Europe. Read here for more info on the aerospace industry in North Rhine-Westphalia. Many companies, universities and research institutions from the aerospace sector are located in North Rhine-Westphalia, as well as the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and the Aerospace.NRW Cluster.

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Germany Trade and Invest (GTAI) has tasked Trade Horizons with the identification and acquisition of a delegation formed by North-American based businesses and manufacturers, research institutions, and networks, operating in the field of aerospace to take part in a trade and FDI business trip to Germany.

The roadshow is a great opportunity for the participants to meet all the relevant stakeholders and representatives of the local business ecosystem at once.

The number of participants is capped and the selected applicants will be able to experience first-hand the opportunities presented by the NRW market players.

Who should join:

Executives and decisionmakers from USA or Canada based companies, manufacturers, research institutions, and networks operating in the aerospace and aviation sectors.

The opportunity on offer:

  • The itinerary organization, hotel accommodation and internal travel during the trip, will be borne by GTAI. Flights and airport transfers as well as Lunches and Dinners are to be paid individually by the participants.
  • An intensive 4-day programme of visits to companies, industrial hubs, and research institutions across NRW, one of the biggest states of Germany.
  • Networking events with industry players, Authorities, and stakeholders
  • Briefings on market developments, initiatives and opportunities for participants.

You will find further information here shortly.

If you wish to register your interest please contact