The federal state Bremen is a two-city-state consisting of the cities of Bremen and Bremerhaven. The region has a long tradition of combining trade, commerce and innovation. With expertise in areas from maritime services, logistics and aerospace engineering to clean energy (esp. wind and hydrogen) and automotive, the economy is well prepared for the future. Bremen is also a key player in digitisation, Industry 4.0 and the creative industries. The representation in Bruxelles was established in 1987.