Bamboo sprouts from China, capers from Turkey, olives from Spain - the "Feinkost Dittmann" specializes in international foodstuffs and has a turnover of 155 million euros a year. The family business is profiting from German culinary trends.
German exports have bounced back in October, while a strong import rise suggests robust domestic demand. Cause for cheer? Not quite, according to most observers of Europe's powerhouse.
The Silicon Valley carmarker is facing major profit pressures yet it retains big global ambitions. A report says that the company is in talks with two European countries over the building of a huge factory.
China's CATL corporation will build a lithium-ion battery cell factory in Thuringia, Germany, to supply electric vehicle makers. In contrast, BMW and Bosch have recently abandoned plans to make battery cells. Why?
These five pieces are renowned worldwide, but not everyone knows where they were created. Here are five icons of furniture design made in Germany.
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