Germany is one of the largest economies in the world showing sustainable growth. German enterprises continue to expand into new markets and export their goods and services across the globe.
German business is represented in Ukraine by numerous companies, such as: Leoni, Claas, SSI Schäfer Shop, Big Dutchman, Bayer, Henkel Group, Rheinmetall, Rhenus Logistics, YKK, BASF, HELM, Dyckerhoff Zement International, Heidelberg Cement, Praktiker, Siemens, Meffert Farbwerke, Heidelberger Druckmaschinen,BRINKMANN, Ratiopharm International GmbH, Rehau etc.
According to the State Committee of Statistics, the volume of direct investment in Ukraine totaled 40.billion USD as of January 1, 2010. Germany is ranked number 2 among major investor countries with the volume of direct investments constituting 6.6 billion USD, which is 16.5%.
Over the years, Arzinger has provided legal advice to a large number of German companies. Through our knowledge of the country's legislative system, of its language, culture and traditions we support German companies in Ukraine. At the same time, we render assistance to Ukrainian companies in Germany by advising them on legal matters.
More than 15 lawyers are fluent in German and familiar with the German legislative system and market; several of our lawyers and partners have studied and worked in Germany.
We maintain good relationships with the leading law firms in Germany. The country-specific knowledge, technical knowhow and practical experience allow the German Desk to provide its German-speaking principals with high-rate advice.