Since the epidemic began in the early stages of the German company in Russia, initiated numerous social and charitable projects. “To help the weak – the part of the German DNA – said the Chairman of the Russian-German chamber of Commerce Matthias schepp And DAX-corporations, and family businesses are guided by the tradition of a social market economy. Therefore, there are few other countries whose business is involved in the fight against the epidemic COVID-19 in Russia as actively as do the Germans.”

the Russian-German chamber of Commerce has prepared a booklet on 20 pages which introduces a number of German companies in the fight against COVID-19. It has already received more than 40 ministries, departments and governors.

the Pharmaceutical concern Viewpotential system for testing for the coronavirus, personal protective equipment for medical staff and facilities to care for patients. Such automakers as Audi, BMW, Mercedes Volkswagenи, provide commercial vehicles for hospitals and drogalina institutions and social organizations. Manufacturers of cosmetics and personal care, such as Henkelили Beiersdorf, has donated its products to retired and needy categories of the population. Manufacturer of gypsum boards and modular panels Knauf expanded the area of the children’s hospice in St. Petersburg,and a network of hypermarkets Globusпредоставляла products to families who are in difficult life situation. “Other German companies-membership of the ECP, as Claas, Siemens,Continental, globalnye corporations, like McDonalds, is also actively involved in the fight against COVID-19”.

at the beginning of March the Russian-German chamber of Commerce under the motto #Vibrationsplatte gave his one hundred employees and members of their families, from children to elderly parents, 6,000 masks as well as circulated among its more than 900 member companies information on where to get masks and personal protective equipment on favorable terms.

the VTP with a big lead among foreign business associations in Russia, and German businesses in recent years been the biggest investor in the Russian economy. According to the Bundesbank’s net direct investment from Germany to 2018 and 2019, totaled 5.4 billion euros.