Fraunhofer in North and South America

Fraunhofer Subsidiaries


In 1994 Fraunhofer established a subsidiary in the United States of America. Fraunhofer USA, Inc. currently comprises seven research and development entities as well as other units.


The first South American Fraunhofer subsidiary was established in Chile in 2010.

Project cooperation and strategic partnerships


In 2011 Fraunhofer established in Canada the Fraunhofer Project Center for Composites Research.


Three Fraunhofer Project Center and a Fraunhofer Liaison Office were established since 2012.