Foreign Trade Partners

Foreign trade department

Our Foreign Trade department will help you with all information on customs and foreign trade legislation. Among many other topics, we will inform you on how to find suppliers or business opportunities in foreign markets or how to receive support from the EU to establish your business and later on.
Division Manager: Barbara Hofmann
Tel.: +49 (0) 371 6900-1240
Export|Import Documents: Wolfgang Reckel
Tel.: +49 (0) 371 6900-1243

Enterprise Europe Network

Enterprise Europe Network – the European network for support of companies and innovation was founded by the European Commission on 1st January 2008. About 580 local partner organisations in 51 country form this network. There are 13 consortia active in Germany. The CCI Chemnitz and the Technical University Chemnitz are the two partners from our region.

A vast variety of services is offered by the EEN.
We  inform about:
•    European issues and European public invitations to tender
•    EU support programmes
•    European Directives and Regulations
•    the countries of the European Union, possibilities to be subsidised, subsidiaries and start-ups
•    current political initiatives of the European Commission and possibilities for companies to par-ticipate actively in the process
•    7th Framework Research Programme

You will be supported with your search for cooperation partners and developing of new markets by our network partners. We record existing problems in the European single market and forward them to the European Commission. The information and support in the field of research and development and transnational technology transfer is also one of our tasks.
Nikola Loske
Tel.: +49 371 6900-1245 | E-Mail:

Network Coordination Czech Republic

One of the most important economic partners of Saxony is the Czech Republic.
For that reason, we founded the ICC Chemnitz „Network Coordination Czech Republic“ on 1st January 2009.
Its main activities are:
- Individual advice for companies
- Supporting companies with search for business contacts
- Organisation of business meetings and information events on current issues
- Preparation and Support of cross-border projects
- Other activities to support and develop the saxon-czech economic area
Michaela Holá
Tel.: +49 371 6900-1246 | E-Mail:

Partner & Links

DIHK - The Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag, DIHK) is the central organisation for 79 Chambers of Commerce and Industry, CCI in Germany.
AHK - Today there are AHKs (German Foreign Chambers of Commerce) in 90 countries with 130 locations worldwide. There is an AHK in all countries of particular interest to German industry and commerce
Free State of Saxony - WFS
Economic Development Corporation Chemnitz - CWE
Foreign Trade Partners:
German Business Portal - iXPOS
Germany Trade and Invest Ltd. - GTaI
Federal Republic of Germany:
Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy - BMWi
Federal Foreign Office - AA
German Customs Administration - Zoll
European Union:
European Union - EU
European Laws - EUR-LEX
The supplier search engine in business to business - wlw
EuroPages - EuroPages
Company addresses worldwide - kompass
MachineStock – used machines - Machinestock
Surplex, used machines - surplex
Resale, used machines - resale