SME Export Indicator Q4 2014: USA remains the growth engine

Export sentiment among Swiss SMEs heading into Q4 2014 is a bit less optimistic than it was at the start of the prior quarter.

SME Export Indicator Q4 2014: USA remains the growth engine

What type of support do you need for your internationalization plans?

  • Finding qualified suppliers abroad?
  • Being informed about opportunities by experts at events?
  • Exhibiting products + services at international trade fairs?

What type of support do you need for your internationalization plans?

What type of support do you need for your internationalization plans?

What type of support do you need for your internationalization plans?
  • Finding qualified suppliers abroad?
  • Being informed about opportunities by experts at events?
  • Exhibiting products + services at international trade fairs?
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Brazil: increase of social contributions on imports definite

Brazil: increase of social contributions on imports
definite
The Brazilian government has stated that the increase of social contributions levied on imports, which was previously only provisional and limited to 60 days, will now definitely be implemented. More…

S-GE app now available

S-GE app now available
Current information from the international markets is now also available to Swiss exporters from Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE) as an app. More…

Brazil: declaration of allergens in foods

Brazil: declaration of allergens in foods
In early July, the Brazilian health agency ANVISA enacted a law which makes it compulsory to indicate the allergens which are added to foods on their packaging. More…

75 years’ cooperation with India

75 years’ cooperation with India
The Modi government’s new reforms are on the table and the spotlight is now on the work of the Swiss Business Hub India. More…

Swiss foreign trade in the first half 2015: going backwards

Swiss foreign trade in the first half 2015: going
backwards
Just as everyone feared, Swiss foreign trade declined during the first half of 2015 – at least in terms of value. This decline was more obvious in the case of imports than in the case of exports. More…

The rising middle class as an ICT market

The rising middle class as an ICT market
Directly into the mobile age: the people of the new middle class in the emerging nations are, digitally, very savvy and are creating market opportunities for Swiss ICT companies in the B2B and B2C sec More…

Iran: Nuclear Agreement opens up new market

Iran: Nuclear Agreement opens up new market
The nuclear dispute with Iran is over, and the sanctions against the Islamic Republic are also soon to be a thing of the past, opening up an attractive new market for Swiss companies. More…

Germany: Street Food Festivals for promotion of food and beverages in Germany

Germany: Street Food Festivals for promotion of food and beverages in Germany
Global Opportunities: Within the slow-food movement there are several new popular trends for promoting innovative food and beverages like Food Trucks, Slow-Food Fairs and Street-Food Markets. More…

Success Stories

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    Thanks to successful contract negotiations with the supplier of the TRACcess system, SAFOS AG can continue to provide its Swiss customers with the best possible service in future.

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    With the support of the Swiss Business Hub in New York, the Zurich start-up Starmind quickly found investors, concluded customer contracts and opened up a new branch office.

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    In accordance with the company’s strategy and in order to be close to the customers, the riveting machine manufacturer BalTec has founded a subsidiary in Shanghai with the support of S-GE.

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    Tinext SA in Morbio Inferiore (TI) offers system integration, service and cloud services and has entered the Middle Eastern market.
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    RepRisk opens a branch in Manila. Switzerland Global Enterprise helped the company to search for a location in Asia and also find highly qualified employees.
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    High-quality implants for large bones: epimedical (Switzerland) AG produces medical implants and surgical instruments. With the support of S-GE, sales in Turkey and the United Arab Emirates grew rapidly.
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    The Winterthur-based company – a pioneer in the field of common-rail injection technology for diesel engines – delivers systems for diesel locomotives of the Indian State Railways.

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    Perforating and fibrillating: Burckhardt of Switzerland AG aimed to boost its sales of perforating rollers for plastics processing in the USA. With the support of the Swiss Business Hub, a distributor and other representatives were found.

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Events

S-GE Roundtable - Swissness at "Global Mega Events"

18. August 2015 - Zürich
Zürich, Switzerland

Food Mission Peru 2015

25. - 29. August 2015
Peru

Business Outlook Iran – New Opportunities

27. August 2015 - Zurich
Zurich, Switzerland

Global Opportunities

SWISS Pavilion News & Exhibitors

  • SWISS Pavilion @ BIOFACH

    News & Aussteller / News & Exhibitors / Nouveautés & Exposants

  • mini SWISS Pavilion @ Gulfood Manufacturing

    Gulfood Manufacturing, launched in 2014 by the trade fair organizer of Gulfood,  is the biggest and only food and beverage processing event for the MEASA region focused on ingredients, processing, packaging equipment and supply chain solutions.

     

  • SWISS Pavilion @ Arab Health

    Die jährlich in Dubai stattfindende Arab Health ist nach der Medica die zweitgrösste Messen für 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 40 years Arab Health offers the access to a fast growing and potential-strong market.

  • SWISS Pavilion @ Cosmoprof Asia

    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.

  • SWISS Pavilion @ Anuga

    ANUGA 2015

  • SWISS Pavilion @ CMEF Spring

    We are back!

  • SWISS Pavilion @ BIO International Convention

    News & Aussteller / News & Exhibitors / Nouveautés & Exposants

  • The personal approach to partnerships
    The food sector owes its existence to products that can be seen, felt and tasted. Here, the sector is supported by Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE) through trade fairs and trade missions. Jonas Spahn, food specialist at S-GE, gives an overview of the most important showcase opportunities in 2015.
  • SWISS Pavilion @ Arabplast

    Arabplast – the leading bi-annual event for the plastic and rubber industry for the Arab region

  • SWISS Pavilion @ FEIMAFE

    15th International Machine Tools and Integrated Manufacturing Systems Trade Fair
    São Paulo, 18 – 23 May 2015

SWISS Pavilion trade fairs

SWISS Pavilion @ Cosmoprof Asia 2015

11. - 13. November 2015

SWISS Pavilion @ MEDICA 2015

16. - 19. November 2015 - Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf, Canada

SWISS Pavilion @ Milipol 2015

17. - 20. November 2015 - Paris
Paris, France

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