The U.S. Commercial Service in Copenhagen, Denmark, is part of a global network of commercial specialists dedicated to support U.S. commercial interests worldwide. Our Commercial Specialists can help your company identify potential business partners, provide information on business practices in Denmark and offer assistance on market intelligence and commercial diplomacy. We do also provide guidance on inward investment into the United States for Danish companies and investors through the White House’s investment initiative SelectUSA.
Denmark is a rich, modern society with state-of-the-art infrastructure and distribution systems, a highly skilled labor force and a central location that makes it an excellent distribution point for the Scandinavian, Northern European and Baltic markets. The country consists of a total area of 43,096 sq. Km. (16,640 sq. Mi.), shares a southern border with Germany, is connected by bridge to southern Sweden and is home to 5.6 million people. Denmark has been a member of the European Union (EU) since 1973. Today there are over 500 American subsidiaries established in Denmark and the import climate is open and receptive to U.S. products and investments.
The Nordic Region
Denmark is part of the Nordic region, consisting of Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. The homogenous Nordic region, with its 1.8 trillion dollar plus economy is considered one of the ten largest economies in the world, and the fifth largest market in Europe. The Nordic countries have close ties to the United States culturally, politically, and historically. For further information please visit U.S. Commercial Service in the Nordic Region.