Hock di her“: The exclusive Bavarian-Chinese business dialogue with Bavaria’s Minister of Economic Affairs Hubert Aiwanger

On 9 May, the exclusive Bavarian-Chinese business dialogue took place for the first time in Munich. The Minister of State for Economic Affairs, Regional Development and Energy, Hubert Aiwanger, met about twenty managers of Chinese companies in Bavaria at the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs. The CEOs reported on the current developments, challenges and future plans of their companies in Bavaria. Decision-makers from various sectors such as ICT, mobility, aerospace, life science and digitalization were represented. Bavaria is distinguished as a popular location for Chinese companies to establish their European headquarters, research and development centre or production location. In addition to large and well-known companies, an increasing number of start-ups from China are also opting for Bavaria as a location for innovation.