Transportation in Germany

Transportation in Germany 1. Necessary information about the public transport system in Germany Below is the list of keywords or concepts you may find it useful when reading about public transport in Germany. Means of public transport in Germany Bus, tram, S-Bahn, U-Bahn, regional trains (RE/RB/IRE), ICE/ICs are the main public transportation in Germany. Except […]

Transit system of Germany

Transit system of Germany Germany Transit Visa If you are traveling to the United States in an airline such as Lufthansa, Delta Airlines etc, there will be a stop in Frankfurt, Germany (Sometimes also for Air India). Please note that an airport transit visa only allows a short stay in the international transit area, neither […]

Trade of Germany

Trade of Germany The German economy is heavily export-oriented and needs imported goods, mostly fuels and raw materials, so Trade (expressed in billions of US$): Germany exports Imports 1975 90.176 74.930 1980 192.860 188.002 1985 183.933 158.488 1990 410.104 346.153 1995 523.802 464.271 1998 540.554 467.315 SOURCE: International Monetary Fund. International Financial Statistics Yearbook 1999. with a […]

German Political System

German Political System Germany is a republic The full name of the country in German is Die Bundesrepublik Deutschland, or Federal Republic of Germany.Up until the end of the First World War, Germany was ruled by the Prussian royal family. But in the final days of the conflict, Kaiser Wilhelm II was forced to abdicate the […]

Commercial law in Germany

Commercial law in Germany Customs, Regulations and Standards in Germany Trade Barriers Germany’s regulations and bureaucratic procedures can be a difficult hurdle for companies wishing to enter the market and require close attention by U.S. exporters. Complex safety standards, not normally discriminatory but sometimes zealously applied, complicate access to the market for many U.S. products. […]

Industries in Germany

Industries in Germany Germany is a world-renowned business and manufacturing location. From the historically-famous automobile industry, through chemicals and engineering, to digital innovations and Industrie 4.0, Germany has consistently been at the forefront of industrial leadership. Now celebrated as a global place of innovation and a pioneer of the new Industrie 4.0 concept, Germany is continuing to evolve into […]

Geography of Germany

Geography of Germany Germany is located in the Central Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea and the North Sea, between the Netherlands and Poland, south of Denmark. Roughly, the size of Montana and situated even farther north, unified Germany has an area of 356,959 square kilometers. Extending 853 kilometers from its northern border with Denmark to […]

Economy of Germany

Economy of Germany is expected to produce $4.2 trillion1in 2019 as measured by nominal gross domestic product. The nation is the world’s fourth-largest economy following the United States, China, and Japan. To compare GDP between countries, you must use purchasing power parity. Some say that Germany has been flourishing over the past 12 years, as Chancellor Angela […]

Agriculture in Germany

Agriculture in Germany The Federal Republic of Germany (hereafter referred to as Germany), is situated in central Europe and has a land area of 357 092 km2. Germany is divided geographically into the Northern German Plain, the Central Upland Range, the Southwest German Central Upland Scarps, the South German Alpine Foreland and the Bavarian Alps. […]

Germany: Introduction

Germany  Formal Name Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland). Short form of Name Germany Capital Berlin NO of States 16 Official Languages Standard German Population 82.79 million (2018) Currency Euro Term for Citizen(s) German(s) Independence The Day of German Unity commemorates the official reunification of the democratic Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) and the communist […]
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