Official Name: The Federal Republic of Germany
Sovereign Status: Sovereign Country
Government Type: Federal Parliamentary Republic
Official Name (Local Language): Bundesrepublik Deutschland
ISO Country Codes: DE : DEU
Internet Domain: .de
Government Web Site:
Capital: Berlin Main Airports: Düsseldorf Airport, Flughafen Hamburg, Flughafen München, Flughafen Tegel, Frankfurt Airport
Language(s): German Population: 79,903,481
Currency: Euro ISO Currency Code: EUR
Telephone Dial In: +49 ID Prefix: 00


Government Website:
Sovereign Ratings:
Central Bank: Deutsche Bundesbank
Currency USD Exchange Rate: 0.82771 euros (EUR) per US dollar (2020 est.)
Unemployment Rate: 4.98% (2019 est.)
Population below poverty line: 16.7% (2015 est.)
Inflation Rate: 1.4% (2019 est.)
Prime Lending Rate: 2.01% (Dec-20 - TradingEconomics)
GDP: $3,860 billion (2019 est.)
GDP Pro Capita (PPP): $53,919 (2019 est.)
Currency Name: Euro
Currency Code: EUR
World Bank Classification: High Income

GDP Composition:

Agriculture: 0.6% potatoes, wheat, barley, sugar beets, fruit, cabbages; milk products; cattle, pigs, poultry
Industry: 30.3% iron, steel, coal, cement, chemicals, machinery, vehicles, machine tools, electronics, automobiles, food and beverages, shipbuilding, textiles
Services: 69.1%

Source: Central Intelligence Agency Factbook

Financial Exchanges:
Commodities Exchange: Eurex ; European Energy Exchange ; Stock & Securities Exchange: Deutsche Börse ;

National Statistics Office:


Subject to Country Specific Sanctions? NO

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Business Language(s): English; German
Customs & Excise: Central Customs Authority
Development Bank(s): The Social Development Bank in Europe; KfW;
National Standards Bureau: DIN Deutsches Institut für Normung e.V.
Competitive Ind’l Performance: 7/141 (2019) Corruption Perceptions Index: 9/180 (2020)
Ease of Doing Business: 22/190 (2019) Enabling Trade Index: 9/136 (2016)
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Export Insurance Agency: Euler Hermes ;

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Export Promotion Agency: IXPOS ; Investment & Export Promotion Agency: Germany Trade & Invest ; The Foreign Trade and Investment Promotion Scheme ;