International Growth

Do you want to open up new sales markets abroad and improve your company's competitiveness? Or strategically address the topic of international growth? 

Whether you are looking for industrial partners for your projects or need additional know-how, whether you want to distribute your innovative products yourself or are looking for sales partners abroad: The Enterprise Europe Network with its numerous partners worldwide, offers Hessian companies competent support in establishing and expanding their business relationships abroad.  


Internationalisation advice

The EEN Hessen will be happy to advise you free of charge on the opportunities and risks of international cooperation, examine the right strategy with you and look for partners with whom you can advance your projects. Take advantage of our Fitness Check Internationalisation and get in touch with us.


Networking – Finding cooperation partners

Successful through a large network – we assist you in finding suitable and reliable cooperation partners: 

  • Individual search for cooperation partners in Europe's largest online database for the exchange of cooperation requests from companies and research institutions 
  • Participation in partnering events: Matchmaking events, trade fairs, business delegations
  • Further services provided by Hessen Trade & Invest to support Hessian companies in their internationalisation. 


Financing and funding

The European Union supports companies, universities and research institutions with a variety of funding programmes and financial instruments. In addition to research and development projects, The EU funds projects in the field of education and training or environment. There are various forms of financing, such as grants, loans or guarantees.