With a landmass that stretches from the North Sea and the Baltic Sea in the north to the Alps in the south, Germany has the largest population of any EU country. Germany borders Denmark to the north, Poland and the Czech Republic to the east, Austria and Switzerland to the south, France and Luxembourg to the southwest, and Belgium and the Netherlands to the northwest. The most important sectors of Germany’s economy in 2012 were industry (25.8 %), public administration, defence, education, human health and social work activities (18.4 %) and wholesale and retail trade, transport, accommodation and food service activities (14.6 %).
Germany’s main export partners are France, the US and the UK while its main import partners are the Netherlands, France and China. It can be seen from the data below that Satsafe® represents a very significant Internet of Things (IoT) business opportunity in Germany focussed on security and safety applications.
Geographical size: 357 137.2 km2
Population: 80 327 900 (2012)
Population as % of total EU population: 15.9 % (2012)
GDP: € 2.666 trillion (2012)
Official EU language(s): German
Political system: federal parliamentary republic
EU member country since: 1 January 1958
Seats in the European Parliament: 96
Currency: Eurozone member since 1 January 1999
A world of opportunity:
We are currently seeking expressions of interest from International distributors for a range of Satsafe® branded safety and security applications including geobloc.
If you are interested in acquiring the Satsafe® Master License as a business opportunity in Germany, please contact us outlining your experience.