A Network of more than 350 Members

Renowed Northern German companies cooperate across state boundaries and benefit from the cross-industry network.

Maritime Cluster Northern Germany

The platform of the maritime industry in Northern Germany.

Maritime Expertise in the MCN Specialist Groups

Intensive exchange between the economy and science across different industries.

Maritime Cluster Northern Germany: the network for the maritime industry

Five Northern German countries – one maritime cluster! The Maritime Cluster Northern Germany (MCN) promotes and develops cooperation in the Northern German maritime industry. MCN creates dialogue platforms for stakeholders, so they can interact with each other, and it promotes interfaces with other industries.

WTSH Wirtschaftsförderung und Technologietransfer Schleswig-Holstein GmbH

Lorentzendamm 24
24103 Kiel

WTSH is the main business promotion agency in Schleswig-Holstein. As a one-stop agency, we assist companies as a competent service provider, particularly in supporting their efforts to successfully implement innovations and open up interesting foreign markets. We look forward to hearing from you.
We offer the following services: Invest in Schleswig-Holstein - Subsidies - Innovation - Export Advice - Cluster Management

Main Objectives

  •  Cooperations and contacts
  •  Innovation Projects
  •  Funding Consulting
  •  Management Consultancy
  •  Service Point Kiel Kanal

Business location advice

Do you want to set up a business, establish a branch office, relocate or expand? We help you realise your vision.

Innovation – from the idea to the market

We help you identify and exploit trends and potential.

Foreign trade activities

We help you succeed at trade fairs, cooperation exchanges and on international markets.

Advice on funding

We help you find the funding programme that fits your needs.

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Cross-state network of the maritime industry

The Maritime Cluster Northern Germany promotes and consolidates collaboration in the industry. We combine forces across federal state boundaries. We promote cooperation across various industries.

A maritime network

More than 350 companies and institutions in the maritime industry are already MCN members. The members.

Input and exchange on topics that concern you

Benefit from valuable information and professional exchange in our interdisciplinary specialist groups.

Maritime calendar

Whether specialist congresses, workshops or participation in trade fairs - our event programme is comprehensive and versatile.

Become a member

We advise our members on project ideas, funding programmes and help them find the right project partners. More information on membership.

Serving Northern Germany and the maritime industry

We have regional offices in Bremen, Hamburg, Lower Saxony, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania and Schleswig-Holstein. Contact us.

Our newsletter

News, projects and events from the maritime industry and MCN with our newsletter (in German).

Transnationally Cooperations

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