4 May 2018 | Nuremberg

Bavarian-Dutch King’s Day business reception held by the Honorary Consulate of the Netherlands

Numerous guests from the worlds of politics, business and public administration at bayernhafen Nürnberg

Königstag 25.04.2018 Podiumsdiskussion

Nuremberg, 25.04.2018 – The Honorary Consulate of the Netherlands in Nuremberg once again over 150 invited guests to a ‘Koningsdag’ (King’s Day) networking reception at bayernhafen Nürnberg to celebrate the birthday of King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands.
bayernhafen Nürnberg and the Netherlands are not only linked through commerce but also through the excellent river and rail connections. Honorary Consul Alexander Fackelmann and the Managing Director of Hafen Nürnberg-Roth GmbH, Alexander Ochs, greeted the guests from the Netherlands and Bavaria. This was followed by welcoming addresses by Joachim Herrmann (MdL), Bavarian State Minister of the Interior and Integration, Consul General Peter Vermeij, and the Chief Executive Officer of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Markus Lötzsch.

The highlight of the event was a business talk entitled ‘Netherlands – Bavaria’, moderated by Alexander Ochs, about cooperation between entrepreneurs and people.

The discusson participants:
Matthis van Doorn – Director Logistics at the Port of Rotterdam
Martijn Feldbrugge – Chairman of the German-Dutch Business Forum
Mario Münch – Managing Partner of Münch Energie from Rugendorf
Andreas Hilden – Sales Executive at European Gateway Services from Rotterdam

The ‘Toast to the King’ formed the transition to a get-together and networking.


Minister of the Interior Joachim Herrmann