Hamburg Business Development Corporation

HWF Hamburg Business Development Corporation is a private-enterprise consultancy company that specially supports growing companies in their plans to expand, restructure or invest in Hamburg. It is also the driving force in the development of future-oriented industries.

HWF – Our Main Tasks:

  • Bringing in international companies 
  • Supporting local business
  • Local marketing

HWF acts as a central contact, consultancy and service partner for companies from every sector of the economy.

HWF’s consultancy service is provided in strict confidence and free of charge. The range of services offered is extensive, particularly in the property sector. International companies can look forward to working with a team of experienced project managers with plenty of practical experience - people who speak the language of business.

Our Service for Foreign Firms includes:

  • Comprehensive locational information 
  • Assistance in setting up a business 
  • Support in obtaining residence and work permits 
  • Procurement of cooperation partners and experts 
  • Cooperation with the business development corporations in other German states 
  • Support in entering the markets of other European countries 
  • Procurement of suitable office, warehousing or industrial premises via the HWF database 

During the entire procedure of setting up a company and beyond, HWF can be at your side providing all the support you need. After a successful start-up period, you can always rent more office space or move to another site. 

For further information, please visit:

Hamburg - Chinese brochure (汉堡和大汉堡区 - 北欧的经济中心):
Download PDF here

HWF Hamburg Business Development Corporation - Service Flyer (Chinese):
Download PDF here 


German Industry and
Commerce Ltd.
3601 Tower One, Lippo Centre
89 Queensway, Admiralty
Hong Kong 

+852 - 2526 5481
+852 - 2810 6093
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Michelle Chan
Hamburg Business Development Corporation Hong Kong and South China Office