Some of the products made in Germany include those manufactured by Ultrasone, Knoff, Jägermeister, Hugo Boss and Siemens, and vehicles made by BMW, Porsche and Mercedes-Benz. Germany is recognized worldwide for its products ranging from medicine to technology.
The Hugo Boss fashion line is known for its luxury products. The company started by making soldiers' uniforms before designing menswear in the 1950s. The Siemens company has played an important role in medicine, transportation, lighting and power. Germany has also created a permanent spot in the auto industry through its popularly known brands, such as Mercedes-Benz and BMW. With many electronics companies, Germany has become a world power in producing a variety of products.