Since its founding in 1900 the OAV, operating as a trade association, has provided its members with experience, dedication and the best contact links possible.
Comprising of more than 800 members, the OAV is the largest foreign trade association. Of these 800 members, around 500 are corporate members from all sectors across the whole of Germany, such as representatives of the large industrial concerns, medium-sized manufacturing firms, trade companies, banks, insurance companies and service providers.
Our mutual interest is the Asia-Pacific region: OAV offers the ideal platform for exchanging knowledge and experience across different industries, and offers members practical and comprehensive services, regardless of whether the member has experience operating in – or cooperating with – Asia, or has none.
In its capacity as a powerful network of companies with strong institutional connections, OAV works closely with
OAV is the economic body responsible for Germany's economic relationship with the Asia-Pacific region.