SME Export Indicator 3rd quarter 2014: Continued optimism

“All sectors of industry are anticipating rising exports in the months ahead.”

SME Export Indicator 3rd quarter 2014: Continued optimism
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SME Export Indicator Q3 2014: Continued optimism

“Export sentiment among Swiss SMEs remains optimistic again heading into the third quarter of 2014,” says Alberto Silini, the Head of Consulting at Switzerland Global Enterprise, in summarizing the results of the SME export prospects survey: “All sectors of industry are anticipating rising exports in the months ahead.” The panel survey of approximately 200 Swiss SMEs has yielded a current SME export outlook index reading of 65.3 points. The index reading was calculated by taking SME export sentiment for the third quarter of 2014 and combining that with actual exports in the second quarter. It is clearly pointing to rising exports because the 50-point mark on the scale of 0 to 100 is the threshold that denotes expansion. More…

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    Cosmoprof Asia, taking place annually in Hong Kong, is the leading and biggest beauty event in the Asia Pacific region. Overall, hardly any other market grows as the cosmetic market does. In demand are high-quality cosmetics and care products, which consider the latest medical and dermatological findings.

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    Die jährlich in Dubai stattfindende Arab Health ist nach der Medica die zweitgrösste Messenfür Medizintechnik, Gesundheit, Pharmazie und Dentaltechnik und die grösste Messe in diesen Bereichen im Mittleren Osten. Seit 40 Jahren bietet sie Zugang zu einem schnell wachsenden und wachstumsstarken Markt. The Arab Health Exhibition and Congress is the largest health care exhibition in the Middle East and the second largest in the world. For nearly 40 years Arab health offers the access to a fast growing and potential-strong market.

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  • SWISS Pavilion @ Sial China

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