About the Representative of German Business for the Western United States (GACC West)

The Representative of German Business for the Western United States (GACC West), located in San Francisco in direct proximity to Silicon Valley, acts as a link between German and American companies and organizations.

The GACC West focuses primarily on progressive industries such as renewable energies, biotechnology, nanotechnology, IT, etc. The GACC West is the first point of contact for German companies interested in doing business in the United States, particularly on the West Coast, providing assistance through a variety of services.
The Chamber also organizes business events and political delegations designed to connect German decision-makers with their U.S. counterparts. The goal is to bring German and American companies together, and thus, foster, strengthen and advance bilateral trade between Germany and the U.S.



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The GACC West belongs to the German Chamber Network (AHK) and is the only German Chamber Office on the U.S. West Coast officially recognized by the German Chambers of Industry and Commerce (DIHK) and the Ministry for Economics and Technology (BMWi).