Official language of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, it is primarily the language spoken by a major player in the European economy.
The French-German trades involve 400,000 people working directly in Germany and 350,000 in France. On the labour market, German is by far the second most requested language.
Every year in France about 4000 positions requiring knowledge of German are not filled in. The German language is becoming more important in Europe thanks to, among other things, the strategic geographical position of Germany in the heart of Central Europe.
In Guadeloupe, Germany is the first European non-metropolitan economic partner.