About Us

GACC New York

For more than sixty-five years, the German American Chamber of Commerce®, New York has promoted bilateral business relations between the United States and Germany. During this time, the Chamber has become one of the most innovative providers of services for German American trade. A wealth of experience and international contacts form the basis of our work and success in the U.S. and Germany.

The GACC West in San Francisco belongs to the German Chamber Network (AHK) and is the only German Chamber Office on the U.S. West Coast officially recognized by the German Chambers of Industry and Commerce (DIHK) and the Ministry for Economics and Technology (BMWi).

The German American Chamber of Commerce® (GACC™) New York fosters the economic ties between Germany and America. Founded in 1947, it now also comprises branch offices in Philadelphia and California. The GACC New York offers a wide range of services to the Northeastern and Western states. Benefiting from close proximity to Silicon Valley the San Francisco branch mainly supports high tech industry sectors such as IT, biotechnology, renewable energies, semi-conductors and nanotechnology.

The GACC is an official U.S. Department of State (DOS) sanctioned organization authorized to issue a DS-2019 Certificate of Eligibility for interns and trainees.