Edition 46/2016
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Where is China’s economy heading? What effect will the election of Donald Trump as U.S. president have on trade with China? What role will Hamburg play? These are just some of the issues to be discussed during the ‪upcoming “Hamburg Summit: China meets Europe” from November 23-24, 2016 in the Chamber of Commerce. In an interview with Hamburg News, Hans-Jörg Schmidt-Trenz, Managing Director of the Chamber of Commerce, said: “New export and investment opportunities are opening up for firms in Hamburg.” He also talks about the repercussions of Brexit on commerce in the north so far and future issues in 2017.

This news and other topics from Hamburg and its metropolitan region will be featured in this week’s edition of our newsletter. All topics mentioned therein are summaries of news presented in depth on the business platform Hamburg News. You can access the bilingual platform at

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