German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc., Office for the Western United States

Welcome to GACC West

The German American Chamber of Commerce is the official West Coast representation of German companies, being part of a nation-wide network including 2,500 member firms and 7 offices throughout the U.S.


Become a member and profit from our transatlantic network of over 15,000 contacts!   More

White Asparagus Gala Dinner & Wine Tasting

Register for this exclusive gala dinner & wine tasting featuring freshly imported white asparagus from Germany! More


GACC Membership Business Opportunities

Become a member and profit from our transatlantic network!

The GACC West and New York have an extensive membership network of over 750 German and American member companies from different industries and sizes in more than 24 states on the East and West Coast.

Be a part of our transatlantic network, consisting of over 15,000 contacts within the German-American business community.

Become a member!

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White Asparagus Gala Dinner 2018

05/22/2018 - Banc of California Stadium | 3939 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90037

GACC Supported | LAFC vs. Borussia Dortmund

BVB goes USA. If you are interested to see one of Germany’s most traditional soccer teams play, this is your chance. Join the LAFC for a friendly... [more]

06/14/2018 - Webinar

GACC South Webinar | GDPR - General Data Protection Regulation

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as the most important change of the data privacy regulation in 20 years & how companies need... [more]

06/21/2018 - Landesmesse Stuttgart GmbH | Messepiazza 1 | 70629 Stuttgart

5th German-American Business Forum

The German American Chambers of Commerce (AHK USA) are organizing the German-American Business Forum on June 21, 2018 in Stuttgart, Germany in... [more]

06/25/2018 - Haus der Commerzbank | Pariser Platz 1, 10117 Berlin

Wirtschaftstag USA

On June 25, 2018, the German American Chambers of Commerce in cooperation with the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry organize... [more]

07/10/2018 - Moscone Center West Hall | San Francisco

GACC Supported | Intersolar North America

Intersolar North America, July 10-12, 2018 Intersolar North America, North America’s most attended solar event and premier networking platform,... [more]

GAT Magazine

 1st quarter 2018

U.S. Market Entry

USA market entry

Planning to hire German interns?   

In order to do an internship in the United States, a J-1 Exchange Visitor Visa is required.

The GACC is an official DOS sanctioned organization authorized to issue the required certificates and can assist you with applying for a J-1 Visa for your interns.

Application for J-1 visa

Internship USA

Are you looking for new challenges?

Current job openings can be found in our

GACC Talent Network