The state-owned economic development agency NRW.Global Business conducts international marketing for Germany’s No. 1 investment location, North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW). In doing so, it campaigns worldwide for foreign direct investments for NRW. Besides subsidiaries in Japan and the USA, NRW.Global Business operates branch offices in China, India, Israel, Korea, Poland, Russia, Turkey and the United Kingdom. With its international representations and the head office in Düsseldorf NRW.Global Business supports companies with investment projects or business locations in North Rhine-Westphalia. Today there are already more than 20,000 foreign firms based in Germany’s economically most important federal state.