Become a Member

It is never too late to become part of and benefit from the German-Thai Chamber of Commerce's extensive network with more than 600 member companies. Our memberships are not limited to German nationals or German companies.

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The membership will become active after the Board of Directors' approval and the settlement of membership dues in advance for the periods of twelve months. There are different kinds of memberships to suit personal and corporate needs. Please select the membership type accordingly and send the digital copy of your signed application form to membership(at)gtcc.com.

Membership

Ordinary Membership

is applied to companies registered in Thailand looking to access the extensive network of German-Thai business community.

  • The member benefits are extended to all employees of the member companies.
  • The annual membership fee starts at THB 16,050 and is THB 26,750 for companies with an annual worldwide turnover of more than 20 billion baht.
  • Ordinary Members have the right to vote and to stand for election as a members of GTCC Board of Directors.

Application

Associate Membership

is applied to companies registered outside of Thailand looking to access the extensive network of German-Thai business community.

  • The member benefits are extended to all employees of the member companies.
  • The annual membership fee starts at EUR 497.55 and is EUR 604.55 for companies with an annual worldwide turnover of more than EUR 500 million.
  • Associate Members have no right to vote and are not permitted to stand for election as members of GTCC Board of Directors.

Application

Memberships are as well available for individuals looking to access the extensive network of German-Thai business community.

  • The member benefits are reserved for the individual and cannot be transferred.
  • The annual membership fee is THB 6,420.
  • Personal Associate Members have no right to vote and are not permitted to stand for election as members of GTCC Board of Directors.

Application

Membership Benefits

Join the German-Thai Business Network

Members Speed Networking

Join us for an exclusive opportunity to network and make important connections with up to 30 key decision makers at the time. The event has been well-received by GTCC new and existing member companies, organised semi-annually prior to GTCC Icebreaker Networking events in a speed networking format.

The recent member speed networking event pictures are available here.

Brief Business Section in GTCC UPDATE Magazine

A half-page space in our quarterly magazine is available to promote your new products & services, new showroom/warehouse/office, company anniversary, new management.

Member News Section on GTCC Website

A free online space is available to share stories about your business announcements, new management, new products & services, current promotions and deals. The new stories will be updated weekly.

Check out our latest stories published in Member News section here.

Members’ Corner in UPDATE Magazine

Our new members are welcomed and introduced as a part of GTCC business community. The key business information, logo and representative contacts will be introduced in our quarterly magazine.

Membership Directory

Your profile and key business information will be updated and published in both printed and online directory. The following key business information of yours and other member companies include:

  • Year of establishment in Thailand
  • Number of employees in Thailand
  • Headquarter
  • Shareholder
  • Production facilities / Branch offices in Thailand (if any)

Access exclusive Member Benefits

Membership Rate for GTCC Events

The reduced rate could be applied to Chamber’s representatives and all employees in the member companies at the following events:

  • Content events: Breakfast Talk / Luncheon / Seminar & Workshop / Site visit – “A member-only event”
  • Social events: Icebreaker networking / Stammtisch / Eastern seaboard networking 
  • Annual events: Gala Night / Oktoberfest / Family Christmas party

Check out the list of our upcoming events here.

Membership Cards

The representatives of GTCC member companies receive a GTCC membership card, which can be worn as a name tag at GTCC events. Furthermore, with the membership card they can access special tailored promotions offered by other GTCC member within the M2M Benefits programme.

M2M (Member to Member) Benefits Programme

Enjoy the listed benefits offered by other members with your GTCC membership card. At the same time, you as a member, can become a M2M benefits partner providing tailored promotions to fellow members.

View your M2M benefits here.

Complimentary Publications

As a member, we deliver to your office a complimentary copy of our quarterly UPDATE magazines, annual report, and membership directory.

Promote your Business in GTCC Media

The reduced rate for member is available in most of our print and online media.

UPDATE Magazine

Published on a quarterly basis, each issue of the magazine contains key sections, including a special focus, Business Briefs, Chamber activities, GTDEE Insight, Members’ Corner and Trade Fairs.

Check out our 2019 UPDATE magazine advertisement rate here.

Membership Directory

Published annually, the Membership Directory provides information on the structure, responsibility and services of the Chamber. Essential information on members’ profiles and contact details are included to facilitate business interaction among the members of the German and Thai business communities.

Check out our 2019 Membership Directory advertisement rate here.

GTCC e-UPDATE

GTCC’s bi-weekly e-UPDATE is designed to provide readers with the latest information on GTCC events and updates on Thailand's economic development, industry sectors, investment, green technology, bilateral business relations, ASEAN growth and prospect, CSR, including the major movements of our members.

Check out our 2019 GTCC e-UPDATE advertisement rate here