Publications

The German Trade Office Taipei offers a variety of interesting and resourceful publications that can assist you in international trade and investment as well as connect you to the German Taiwanese business community.

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Taiwan

Our Weekly Newsletter will provide you with the latest news about Taiwan's economy, industries, economic relations with China, green news and upcoming events - in English.

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is a bimonthly Chinese e-newsletter which offers information about the German economy, German industries, green news and upcoming events in Mandarin Chinese

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Printed GTO Publications

Trade Fair Guide Germany 2018/2019


The “Trade Fair Guide Germany 2018/2019” contains detailed information on 250 cross-regional and international exhibitions in Germany. The publication covers exhibitions of all sizes, branches and sectors that attract exhibitors and visitors from all over the world.

All exhibitions in the guide have been approved by the German Society of Voluntary Control of Fair and Exhibition Statistics (FKM). We hope that managers, investors and entrepreneurs from all business fields can obtain relevant information through this publication.

Price: Free - Just pay for the shipping costs or collect it directly at our office!

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Company Directory

German Companies in Taiwan 2017/2018

The new CompanyDirectory Taiwan is available now!


The 2017/2018 CompanyDirectory Taiwan provides detailed information about 250 German-invested companies and their business activities in Taiwan, including precious information such as: Contact person, Address, Industry Category… and so on.

German Companies in Taiwan 2017/2018 The new CompanyDirectory Taiwan is available now! The 2017/2018 CompanyDirectory Taiwan provides detailed information about 250 German-invested companies and their business activities in Taiwan, including precious information such as: Contact person, Address, Industry Category… and so on. Additionally, the CompanyDirectory comprises basic economic facts on Taiwan’s and Germany's economy and provides comprehensive address material on Taiwanese and German institutions. The 2017/2018 CompanyDirectory Taiwan serves as a valuable reference guide for managers, investors, company founders and other Taiwan-oriented parties.

Quick Facts

  • 2017/2018 CompanyDirectory includes 250 company profiles.
  • Publication date: August 2017
  • 321 pages, softcover Language:
  • English Price: 40 EUR | 1300 TWD (not including shipping charge) bank transfer (bank transfer)

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Legal Guide

Gewerblicher Rechtsschutz und geistiges Eigentum in Taiwan Marken, Patente, Urheber- und sonstige Recht

Our BusinessFocus Taiwan: Gewerblicher Rechtsschutz und geistiges Eigentum in Taiwan Marken, Patente, Urheber- und sonstige Recht provides a comprehensive overview of legal matters related to intellectual property e.g. trademarks, patents, copyright and competition law as well trade secrets.

It is aimed at German-speaking Investors, Entrepreneurs as well as individuals interested in protecting their immaterial rights in Taiwan. The publication contains information regarding the registration of trademarks and patents and the legal remedies in case of an infringement of those. Furthermore, it provides an outline of the registration of a domain in Taiwan at the Taiwan Network Information Center.

This publication will be published in cooperation with Eiger Law.

QuickFacts

  • Language: German
  • December 2017, 4th Edition
  • 20 pages
  • 15 EUR | 500 TWD (Shipping Costs excluded)

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Online GTO Publications

Business Confidence Survey 2017/2018

Every year the German Trade Office Taipei conducts the Business Confidence Survey to assess how German companies view the business environment and development in Taiwan. .

Press release ( English / Chinese )

Full Report Business Confidence Survey 2017

Renewable Energies

Marktüberblick Taiwan: Energieeffizienz in Gebäuden

Der Energieverbrauch von Wohngebäuden machte 2016 ca. 10,9% des gesamten Endenergieverbrauchs Taiwans aus. 2013 wurden in Taiwan insgesamt 269,63 Millionen Tonnen COs ausgestoßen, wobei der Gebäudesektor für 27% der Emissionen verantwortlich war.

Download PDF (German)  April 2018

 

Marktüberblick Taiwan: Netzintegration von Erneuerbaren Energien und Smart Grids

Das Taiwanische Stromnetz ist ein sogenanntes Inselnetz und verfügt über keine Verbindung zu Stromnetzen der umliegenden Nachbarstaaten und benötigt daher ein effektives und gut ausgebautes Netzwerk um die Investition in erneuerbaren Energien effektiv zu Nutzen und zu Verteilen.

Download PDF (German) February 2018

 

Umbruch in Taiwan – Atomausstieg eröffnet neue Märkte

Derzeit sind in Taiwan drei Atomkraftwerke mit insgesamt sechs Reaktoren in Betrieb. Die Anlagen Chin Shan und Kuosheng im Norden der Insel verfügen jeweils über zwei Siedewasserreaktoren mit insgesamt 1.272 bzw. 1.970 MW installierter Leistung. Das Kraftwerk Maanshan an der Südspitze Taiwans verfügt über zwei Druckwasserreaktoren mit einer installierten Leistung von insgesamt 1.902 MW. Die erste Stilllegung steht nach 40-jähriger Laufzeit im Dezember 2018 am Atomkraftwerk Chin Shan an.

Download PDF (German)  Oktober 2017

 

Offshore-Windenergie in Taiwan: Delegationsreise und Fachkonferenz

Im Rahmen der Exportinitiative Energie organisierte das Deutsche Wirtschaftsbüro Taipei in Zusammenarbeit mit Baden-Württemberg International (bw-i) und dem OAV – Ostasiatischen Verein eine Delegationsreise samt einer Fachkonferenz zum Thema Offshore-Windenergie in Taiwan.

Download PDF (German) August 2017

Smart Machinery / Industrie 4.0

Taiwans Werkzeugmaschinenindustrie setzt auf deutsche Lösungen für Automatisierungsprozesse

Mit den „5+2 Schlüsselindustrien“ hat Taiwans Regierung ein spezielles Förderprogramm für die Industrien ausgerufen, die in den nächsten Jahren das Land besonders vorantreiben sollen. Durch eine fortschreitende Automatisierung will die Regierung die internationale Wettbewerbsfähigkeit Taiwans vorantreiben.

Download PDF (German)  May 2018

 

2nd Germany-Taiwan Smart Machinery Forum

Taiwan and Germany both highly innovative, export-driven economies with many world market leaders, perfectly complement each other to offer world class Industry 4.0 solutions. 

Download PDF (English / German) September 2017

Other Publications

Selling Online in: Taiwan

The construction of successful eCommerce is demanding and varies from country to country. Because of this the IHK Essen has initiated a series of publications focusing on the peculiarities of different online marketplaces. Now the Taiwan edition is out.

To take a look at the series, please click here.

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