Innovation and Investment Hub in Berlin will provide companies with a place to meet clients and customers, target new markets and secure investment
Trading links between Germany and Scotland appear to have been bolstered after a high-profile meeting that included discussion of opening a Scottish Government Innovation and Investment Hub in Berlin.
Cabinet Secretary for the Economy Keith Brown and Scottish Chambers of Commerce Chief Executive Liz Cameron met with the Association of German Chambers of Commerce to discuss the growth of international trade and investment between Scotland and Germany.
Outcomes of the meeting included:
German and Scottish Chambers identifying key sectors of mutual interest to strengthen trade links across Germany, but in particularly focusing on the regions of Augsburg, Dusseldorf and Munich
An Innovation and Investment Hub in Berlin will provide companies with a place to meet clients and customers, target new markets and secure investment
Scottish Development International will increase its presence in Germany
Scotland will welcome a trade mission from Bavaria later this month focussing on energy and tech companies.