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The Trade Council

The Trade Council is the governmental export and investment promotion organization under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark. The organization comprises all governmental activities designed to promote Danish export and foreign investment in Denmark under one roof.

The Trade Council in the US

The Trade Council offers a wide range of services to promote Danish export and to assist in establishment on the US market. Read more about the Trade Council in the US and the services offered by the organization here.


The US as a market

Here you can find information about the various aspects of the US as a market. This section includes information on business culture, the Trade Council's focus sectors, frame conditions and barriers and the current US economic situation.


Contact an advisor

Regional Director Trade Council North America
Jess Møller Knudsen
Tel.: +1 202 797-5326

Energy and Environment
Jakob Andersen
Tel.: +1 312 787-8780


Food, Agriculture and Agroindustry 
Troels Vensild
Tel.: +1 202 797-5341

Furniture, Fashion and Design
Joan Hentze
Tel.: +1 212 705-4953

Life Sciences
Joan Hentze
Tel.: +1 212 705-4953

IT, Communications and Electronics
Søren Juul Jørgensen
Tel.: +1 650 714-2650


Machinery, Oil and Gas Industry
Carsten Rosendahl
Tel.: +1 404 588-1588