The Directorate of Foreign Trade advises the Minister of the Economy on questions of trade promotion policy and aims to provide Luxembourg companies, large or small, with a range of quality services to foster their international activities. Specifically, the Directorate is involved in the organisation of trade fairs & missions to foreign markets, provides advice on export strategies and supervises the distribution of financial incentives to exporters. Furthermore, the Ministry’s network of Luxembourg Trade & Investment Offices abroad provides localised market intelligence and practical help to Luxembourg companies wishing to do business locally or to foreign companies wanting to enter into partnerships with Luxembourg.
Ministry of the Economy
Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce
The Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce is a public institution representing and defending the interests of approximately 50,000 companies. It provides advice and assistance to anyone interested in doing business in and from Luxembourg and offers highly qualified training programmes through its training institute, the Luxembourg School for Commerce.
FEDIL is Luxembourg's business federation incorporating multi-sector companies, representing industry, construction and enterprise services. Fedil's mission is to defend the professional interests of its members as well as supervise and analyse economic, social, industrial and related activities in the Grand Duchy.
Luxembourg Chamber of Crafts
The Chamber of Crafts is a public constituted institution and one of six professional chambers for employers and employees in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. The Chamber of Crafts' missions centers on safeguarding and defending the interests of businesses in the trade and crafts sector, participating in the legislative procedure, securing the membership of businesses in the trade and crafts sector as well as organising training. Generally, the Chamber of Crafts offers help and advice to industry sectors and individuals in areas concerning creation and communication, business management (finance, tax, social security, exports), innovation, the transfer of technologies, and ecology.
Office du Ducroire – The public export credit agency
The Office du Ducroire is the one-stop shop for exports and aims to promote Luxembourg goods and services through various financial instruments, such as credit insurance. COPEL, Ducroire's sub-committee, further engages in financial support for promotional material, brochure translations, trade fairs, seminars, conferences, advertising costs, export training and consultancy services.
Luxembourg for Finance
Luxembourg for Finance (LfF) is a public-private partnership between the Luxembourg Government and the Luxembourg Financial Industry Federation (PROFIL). It consolidates the efforts made by the public authorities and principal actors of the financial sector to ensure the development of an innovative and professional centre through a coherent and structured communications policy.
Europe Enterprise Network (EEN)
The EEN is a support network for businesses on European questions. Combined with its missions of providing information and advice on the internal market (regulation, finance, European programmes, inter-company cooperation…), this network supports businesses in the areas of innovation, technology transfer and European research and development.