South Korea – Driver of Innovations and Technologies

South Korea has proven quick in adapting to new technologies and supportive of innovations, offering huge business opportunities for Swiss companies.

South Korea – Driver of Innovations and Technologies

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

GO! - the Foreign Trade Magazine

Latin America – the New Eldorado for World Trade? Certainly worth exploring for Swiss SMEs (French / German only).

GO! - the Foreign Trade Magazine

Foreign Trade Vademecum 2014

The Vademecum comprises facts & figures on Swiss foreign trade (exports and imports) as well as on the worldwide trade in goods and services. The handy reference book offers data on worldwide foreign direct investments as well as on Switzerland Global Enterprise’s official network abroad.

Foreign Trade Vademecum 2014

Import formalities for more than 100 countries

The “Import formalities" module is an extremely useful addition to the customs data available to Swiss and Liechtenstein companies on MendelOnline. In particular, it is extremely easy to use and features detailed information which is presented in a clear and practical manner.

Import formalities for more than 100 countries
Official Program http://www.s-ge.com/global/invest
Principal Partnerhttp://www.bisnode.ch http://www.serv-ch.com/
Strategic Partners http://www.dhl.ch http://www.pwc.ch http://www.sap.ch http://xlgroup.com/insurance/global/switzerland
Premium Partner https://www.credit-suisse.com/ch/de/unternehmen/kmugrossunternehmen/

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Poland: 27.5 Bio. Euro for Infrastructure and Environment

Poland: 27.5 Bio. Euro for Infrastructure and Environment
Global Opportunities: Poland is the one of the largest beneficiaries of EU funds in the 2014 – 2020 financial framework. 82.5 billion EUR of Cohesion Funds will be granted to Poland, whereof 27.5 billion EUR for the operational program “Infrastructure and Environment”. More…

Italy: Expo 2015

Italy: Expo 2015
Global Opportunities: In 2015 Italy and in particular the city of Milan will vibrate when Expo comes to town from May 1st until October 30th. This project is considered the pumping heart of a recovering Italian economy in 2014 and 2015, with a positive effect resulting in a growth of up to 2 points on GDP. More…

China: Pharmaceutical business opportunities in the revised GMP

China: Pharmaceutical business opportunities in the revised GMP
Global Opportunities: China is estimated to become the world’s second largest pharmaceutical market by 2020. It published a revised version of its “Good Manufacturing Practice for Drugs” (GMP) in 2011, which will be fully effective end of 2015. It will help to streamline China’s local industry and open up new opportunities for more qualified suppliers. More…

Singapore: Productivity through Automation

Singapore: Productivity through Automation
As part of the Singapore government’s economic restructuring to revitalize the Singapore economy, the productivity growth target is 2-3% per annum until 2020. The Productivity and Innovation Credit (PIC) scheme, which was launched in 2013, incentivizes SMEs to take up automation technology to increase productivity, and its success has prompted its extension till 2018. More…

SWISS Pavilion @ PLMA Food

SWISS Pavilion @ PLMA Food
SWISS Pavilion @ PLMA 2015 More…

Processed, pre-prepared, frozen: India’s increasingly westernised eating habits

Processed, pre-prepared, frozen: India’s increasingly westernised eating habits
Food consumption in India is growing at an average of 5% per year. The food market is estimated to be nearly $50 billion, and by 2018 could even be as high as $62 billion. Imported foods are regarded as particularly high value and sophisticated, and are in correspondingly high demand. More…

Import formalities for more than 100 countries on MendelOnline

Import formalities for more than 100 countries on MendelOnline
Working with Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE), the MendelOnline service has been offering companies in Switzerland and Liechtenstein free access to detailed information about global customs tariffs since 1 January 2014. The new service has received a great deal of interest and positive feedback. It is possible to register for this free service here. In addition to customs tariffs, MendelOnline also includes the import formalities for more than 100 destinations. More…

FinTech – Great Britain as the first step into the world of ICT

FinTech – Great Britain as the first step into the world of ICT
Great Britain is investing in new technology more than any other country. This innovative financial centre for FinTech and IT security products offers Swiss ICT companies extremely interesting opportunities, especially if they wish to establish themselves internationally. More…

Trade Industries and Associations

review of Swiss industry associations. More…

Success Stories

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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.

Events

Business Trip to Ethiopia

29. - 03. October 2014
Ethiopia

Pacific Alliance Forum

30. September 2014

Business mission to Denmark and Sweden

10. - 12. November 2014

SWISS Pavilion trade fairs

SWISS Pavilion @ Arabplast 2015

10. - 13. January 2015 - Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

SWISS Pavilion @ World Future Energy Summit 2015

19. - 22. January 2015 - Aub Dhabi
Aub Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

SWISS Pavilion @ World Future Energy Summit 2015

19. - 22. January 2015 - Aub Dhabi
Aub Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

SWISS Pavilion News & Exhibitors

  • Mini Swiss Pavilion @ Africa Health

    Africa’s International Medical Instruments and Equipment Fair

  • SWISS Pavilion @ BIOFACH

    News & Aussteller / News & Exhibitors / Nouveautés & Exposants

  • Mini Swiss Pavilion @ Sial China

    SIAL CHINA is the unique trade show with a mix of 55 % national exhibitors and 45 % international exhibitors. It is a must attend show for the F&B segment enterprise who is looking for its overseas business extension.

    No other show in China provides so many proven opportunities to promote products, build brand awareness and close deals with local trade professionals including prescheduled meetings with top retailers, the Trends and Innovations Area, China’s Wine and Spirits Competition and Cooking Trends Area.

    Over the years, many competitors have tried to copy, to catch up, but none managed to exceed. SIAL CHINA’s vision and execution leaves no wonder behind, but the tune “Another One Bites the Dust”.

  • SWISS Pavilion @ Plastindia

    PLASTINDIA – the leading three-annual event for the plastic and rubber industry for the Indian subcontinent

  • Mini SWISS Pavilion @ NPE Orlando

    The International Plastics Showcase

  • 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.

  • Mini Swiss Pavilion @ Gulfood Manufacturing

    NEUE MESSE - Gulfood Manufacturing Die Messeleitung der Gulfood hat für 2014 die Einführung eines zweiten Messe-Formats angekündigt, welches sich im Profil deutlich vom Februar Anlass abhebt. Switzerland Global Enterprise organisiert in der Novemer-Edtion erstmals einen Mini SWISS Pavilion. Due to sold out Gulfood - NEW TRADE FAIR - Gulfood Manufacturing The trade fair organizer of Gulfood has announced a new two show format for 2014 with each event focused on quite different and distinct buyer groups.

  • SWISS Pavilion @ Gulfood

    Be part of the Middle East's leading and largest food, drink, foodservice and hospitality exhibition. The SWISS Pavilion will be organised by Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE), in close cooperation with  the Swiss Business Hub GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) and the Swiss Business Council.

  • SWISS Pavilion @ BIO International Convention

    News & Aussteller / News & Exhibitors / Nouveautés & Exposants

  • Mini Swiss Pavilion @ UPAKOVKA/UPAK ITALIA

    News & Aussteller / News & Exhibitors / Nouveautés & Exposants

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