Erwartungsgemäß hat die Corona-Krise im vergangenen Jahr auch den deutschen Asienhandel nicht verschont. Mit Blick auf die gesamte Region fällt der Rückgang noch verhältnismäßig moderat aus, denn das Handelsvolumen mit Asien-Pazifik verringerte sich im Vergleich zum Vorjahr lediglich um 2,7 Prozent auf 406,6 Milliarden Euro. read more

Markus Mildner, Senior Vice President and Head of Global Sales Smart Infrastructure, Siemens AG übernimmt das Amt des Vorsitzenden der AG Infrastruktur Asien-Pazifik des OAV. Herr Mildner folgt damit auf Cedrik Neike, OAV-Präsidiumsmitglied und Mitglied des Vorstands, Siemens AG, der die Arbeitsgruppe in den Jahren 2019-2020 geleitet hatte. read more

At the Annual General Meeting held on Friday, 6th November 2020, Prof. Axel Stepken, Chairman of the Board of Management of TÜV SÜD AG, has been elected as new Chairman of the OAV His predecessor, Hans-Georg Frey, led the association for six years and steps down after two terms, in accordance with the organisations’ statutes. read more

OAV's new initiative 'Ambassadors in Dialogue' read more

OAV – German Asia-Pacific Business Association

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.

Different event formats, initiatives and publications give our members the excellent opportunity to exchange knowledge on current issues surrounding Asia, to become better informed and to capitalise on the promising business potential of the Asia-Pacific region, a region experiencing dynamic growth. The main office is available to answer any of our members' queries regarding business in Asia, and facilitates business operations in the Asia-Pacific region. Read more

Insight Asia-Pacific | 1/2021 OAV members magazine