After the USA Germany is the most popular country of immigration of all OECD member countries. According to several surveys, Germany has the best reputation of all countries.
Germany is founding member of the European Union as well as the union’s country with the highest population and constitutes together with 18 other EU member states a monetary union, the eurozone.
According to the nominal gross domestic product Germany is the largest national economy of Europe and the fourth largest in the world. It is the third largest exporting and importing nation.