Relations between Frankfurt and Taiwan? Some takeaways from EU Investment Forum (EIF 投資歐盟論壇) in Taipei — September 2020
The EU Investment Forum in Taipei took place this week, and Frankfurt was involved, via FrankfurtRheinMain GmbH through a co-operation with the German Trade Office Taipei.
For a good overview, the greater FrankfurtRheinMain area is home to over 300 Taiwanese citizens and about 100 Taiwanese companies have already settled here with an upward tendency.
By the way, did you know that Frankfurt is the only Germany city with direct flights to Taiwan?
In recent years, many Taiwanese set up companies in the region. These include companies from many different areas, such as the IT/ telecommunications industry or the automotive industry. Here are some examples :
AAEON EUROPE (研揚科技股份有限公司)
Bank of Taiwan (臺灣銀行)
China Airlines (中華航空公司)
D-Link Deutschland GmbH (友訊科技)
EVA Airways Corporation (長榮航空公司)
EVERGREEN Shipping Agency (Deutschland) GmbH (長榮海運公司)
Icop Technology GmbH (昭營科技)
Kisscolor Living GmbH (吻彩集團)
MSI Technology GmbH (微星科技)
Portwell Deutschland GmbH (瑞傳科技)
Sanyang Deutschland GmbH (三陽機車)
Seyi Presses Europe GmbH (協易機械工業股份有限公司)
FRM is also home to these CENTRAL TAIWANESE ORGANIZATIONS:
• Taipeh Trade Office Frankfurt (TTO)
• Taiwanese Entrepreneurs’ Association
• Taipeh Tourist Office
• Taiwan association Germany e.V.
• German-Taiwanese Women’s club e.V.
• Overseas Compatriot Youth Talents (OCYT e.V.)
• Taiwanese students’ association in Darmstadt e.V.
You can hear part of the discussion on Youtube.
Here an excerpt on the Bio-Tech Healthcare discussions:
More about the event here:
Bertram Roth, Director of Overseas Operations & Head China Marketing at FrankfurtRheinMain GmbH International Marketing of the Region is a key contact in promoting bridges between our ecosystems so don´t hesitate to reach out to him.
If we talk about Taiwan and Frankfurt is also imposible not to mention Nelson Farfan Espada.
When is it going to be the next Summit of Winners?