About Us


About us

The German Liaison Office for Industry and Commerce in Iraq (DWI) Baghdad and Erbil is the representative office of the German economy in Iraq and accomplishes the tasks of the German Chamber of Commerce (AHK). It was founded in 2010 and is funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) of the Federal Republic of Germany. We currently support about 600 companies, among them about 30 German company branches are working in Iraq or in the autonomous region of Kurdistan. In addition to representing the interests of German companies, The German Liaison Office for Industry and Commerce in Iraq supports the economic exchange between Iraq and Germany.

Our office is your partner when it comes to establishing business contacts between Germany and Iraq. We are the right contact person for you if you are looking for initial contacts for purchasing or selling products. Plus, if you are already successful in the region and need legal advices, we are again the right person to work with. We work closely with the German Embassy in Baghdad and the German Consulate General in Erbil.


Your direct connection to the German economy and to a global network:

At the same time, representing the German economies means connecting with 3.7 million companies specializing in healthcare, the chemical and pharmaceutical sectors, medical technology, construction, electrical and mechanical engineering, as well as trade with Goods and services worth over 1 trillion euros per year. As part of the AHK network of 130 offices in 90 countries and 45,000 members worldwide, we can help you make successful business contacts.


We welcome you to our business liaison office in Erbil, Dubai and Baghdad.


We offer:

  •      Information on the Iraqi and German markets
  •      Information about business contacts in Iraq and Germany
  •      Organization of business delegation visits to Iraq
  •      Information on trade fairs and support for exhibitors
  •      Legal and advisory services for Iraq and Germany
  •      Individual business support