The Senate’s office works for the Senate and the first mayor of Hamburg. The chancellery is divided into four departments: state office, press office, media office and the strategy office. As the control point of state politics, the Senate’s office supports and coordinates the work of the Senate.
Since 1665, the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce independently represents the commercial economy of Hamburg. It represents the individual interests of more than 160,000 companies to the administration and the government. Furthermore, it is a customer-oriented service provider for all its member companies and acts as an independent advocate of the market. It fosters the competitiveness and fair play within the economy and arbitrates disputes extrajudicially.
Founded in 1985, Port of Hamburg Marketing, in cooperation with the Hamburg Port Authority, focuses on the individual advantages of the members in their association. Via efficient location marketing, these members secure a long-lasting pole position in the market and keep up the competitive advantage of the Hamburg Port and other ports in the region. And this happens regularly with exceeding success!
Hamburg Invest is the one-stop agency for national and international investment in Hamburg as well as the central partner of Hamburg’s economy on all aspects of business development. It offers custom-tailored support for small and medium-sized enterprises and is the main port of call for technology and knowledge-based start-up businesses. Hamburg Invest also promotes Hamburg as a business location at home and abroad.
One location – one company – two fields of business. Hamburg Messe und Congress is a full-service provider with outstanding service in organizing and conducting national and international exhibitions and conferences. Its remarkable portfolio is based on Hamburg’s strong industrial clusters. One of the most important trade fairs is the international trade fair WindEnergy Hamburg.