In recent years, Portugal has been an essential partner for German industry and a country where German companies find talent, innovation, reliability, and commitment to success.

Portugal stands out for the quality of its human resources, their English and foreign-language proficiency, their technological talent, an excellent network of infrastructure, a focus on sustainability, a high level of security, political stability, a strategic location that’s an international technology centre with a great quality of life and is open to foreign investment.

Portugal was Partner Country at HANNOVER MESSE’22 with a Central Pavilion to present innovative projects and solutions under development in Portuguese companies, using an ecosystem logic to express how Portuguese competencies are directly related to the main areas – digitalisation, artificial intelligence, mobility, automotive and plastics reduction – as well as transversal competences, such as education, human resources training, health, infrastructures, favourable business environment, decarbonisation, circular economy (recycling), environmental sustainability, and alternative energies such as hydrogen.

The Central Pavilion also featured showcases of German companies operating in Portugal, offering solutions Created in Portugal with proven gains, further testimony that Portugal makes sense.

More than 100 Portuguese companies attended HANNOVER MESSE ’22, focusing on Engineering Parts & Solutions, Digital Ecosystems, Energy Solutions and Automation, Motion & Drives.

Portuguese technologies and solutions were showcased at Halls 2, 3, 5, 9 and 13.