S-GE Market Study: Energy Efficiency in France

France has been continually increasing its efforts to promote energy efficiency in recent years, but still has a lot of catching up to do, for instance, making the market all the more interesting. It is also attractive to Swiss companies, as demonstrated by a new study by S-GE.
S-GE Market Study: Energy Efficiency in France

Clean and tidy in France

The family company Peter Moog und Cie AG produces the world's most innovative cleaning systems for wine barrels and tanks. The success in French viticulture is expected to also expedite the business of container cleaners in other industrial sectors.

Clean and tidy in France
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TTIP: Consequences for Swiss exporters

TTIP: Consequences for Swiss exporters
TTIP is not off the table yet! If the TTIP agreement between the EU and the USA is concluded, certain Swiss industries may experience disadvantages, while others are likely to be less affected. These are the results of a recent study based on an analysis of customs data and commissioned by Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE). More…

Smart Cities in France: exciting plans generate opportunities for Swiss SMEs

Smart Cities in France: exciting plans generate opportunities for Swiss SMEs
Although France has a comparatively low population density, it is one of the European countries whose population mostly lives in cities and urban areas. People believe the concept of Smart Cities is a major advantage for the cities themselves, as well as for private companies. More…

Massive investments: STX shipyards in Saint-Nazaire present opportunities for Swiss engineering

Massive investments: STX shipyards in Saint-Nazaire present opportunities for Swiss engineering
Global Opportunities: The signature of an order intention for four ships between STX France and MSC Cruises at the Elysée Palace on 6 April 2016  guarantees deliveries until 2026. Full employment on the sites of Saint-Nazaire is guaranteed for ten years and a revenue of 4 billion euros. More…

Innovation needed: Industry 4.0 challenges French SMEs

Innovation needed: Industry 4.0 challenges French
SMEs
The digital transformation leaves little choice: French industry must modernize its now obsolete machinery. The government has reacted by urging SMEs to develop the industry of the future. More…

Digitization in the EU: Who’s ahead?

Digitization in the EU: Who’s ahead?
Digital competition is heating up. Against the backdrop of Industry 4.0, firms are investing and upgrading heavily. The Scandinavian and Benelux countries are a step ahead of everyone else. More…

S-GE Market Study: Energy Efficiency in France

S-GE Market Study: Energy Efficiency in France
France has been continually increasing its efforts to promote energy efficiency in recent years, but still has a lot of catching up to do compared with Germany, for instance, making the market all the more interesting. It is also attractive to Swiss companies, as demonstrated by a new study by Switzerland Global Enterprise. More…

S-GE Impulse: MEM – Automotive Industry in our neighbouring Countries / Trends and Opportunities

S-GE Impulse: MEM – Automotive Industry in our neighbouring Countries / Trends and Opportunities
There is an upward trend in the eurozone again. One reason for this is the strong boost from exports which stimulates additional investment in the export industry. Swiss MEM companies can profit from this. S-GE Impulse is the place to seize the opportunity here: MEM. The focus is on cars. More…

Intercultural Values: an etiquette guide for international business

Intercultural Values: an etiquette guide for international business
How do I say that to my partner in China? How do I convince my customers in the USA? How should I behave during contract talks in Saudi Arabia? The new guide "Intercultural Values” provides information on the cultural characteristics and peculiarities which are relevant to business relations in the most important destinations of the Swiss export industry. More…

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Country Information France

Country Information France
Useful addresses for companies dealing with France. Tips for everyday business and social life in France. Laws and regulations to be observed in trade with France. Overview of the major business sectors. More…

Success Stories

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    Since 2008, Züger Frischkäse AG, based in Oberbüren, St. Gallen, has been supplying specialty organic retailers in Germany with organic lactose-free dairy products: Mozzarella, cream cheese, curd cheese, mascarpone, goat’s cheese and butter. The distinctive green bar with the label “lactose-free” on Züger products has become the hallmark for the symptom-free consumption of dairy products.
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    The family company Peter Moog und Cie AG produces the world's most innovative cleaning systems for wine barrels and tanks. The success in French viticulture is expected to also expedite the business of container cleaners in other industrial sectors.

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Chemicals and associated products4'606'664'065
Precision instruments, watches and jewellery4'064'159'444
Precious metals, precious and semi-precious stones2'658'662'908
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Precision instruments, watches and jewellery3'405'862'721
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