Bilateral economic relations

Germany traditionally ranks as one of the major importers in Namibia's foreign trade relations. A bilateral Investment Protection Treaty is in force since 1997.


Ohorongo Cement and others support Otavi community

An important and successful example of a German Company investing in Namibia is the Ohorongo Cement plant near Otavi by the Schwenk group. The plant provides employment for around 330 people directly and 2000 people indirectly.

Bilateral economic relations

Investment Protection Treaty

Here you can download the text of the Treaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Republic of Namibia concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments of 21 January 1994.