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3rd Hamburg Business Day Iraq

  Benefiting from strong economic growth

June 17th, 2013, 9.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.
Steigenberger Hotel Hamburg

Conference language: English 


The Republic of Iraq has drawn the interest of foreign investors in the last years who realized the enormous investment potential of the country. The strong economic growth and the increasing demands of the population reveal shortages and missing expertise in the field of infrastructure and industry.

Due to rising oil exports the volume of expenditure until 2017 amounts to USD 470 billion. The missing technical know-how and the tremendous need of knowledge in management and organizational methods offer German companies and „Made in Germany” the best chances to gain big market shares.

On behalf of H.E. Dr. Hussain Mahmood Fadhlalla Alkhateeb, Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq, invited representatives from politics and economics to receive up to date first-hand information and discuss the economic situation, opportunities and challenges of the Iraqi market with Iraqi and German experts in the following themes and relevant key sectors:

  • Macroeconomic and legal framework for doing business in Iraq
  • Strategic infrastructure projects und construction industry
  • Transportation, logistics and industry

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Subsequently, an exciting framework programme on June 18th, 2013 with company site visits and b2b-meetings in the region of Hamburg was arranged. Following, Europe’s biggest trade fair in solar industry, the Intersolar Europe Munich took place mid of June, 2013.



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