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 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

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

GO! - the foreign trade magazine

New edition of GO!: Swiss MEM companies are still way out in front thanks to their ingenuity and constant increases in efficiency (in GER and FR).
GO! - the foreign trade magazine
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All over the world: market opportunities thanks to the rising middle class

By 2030, the new global middle class will number 3 billion people more than today. Their incomes are rising, their spending is growing. We have compiled an overview of the specific market opportunities and the network which Swiss companies can tap, in order to gain more than just a foothold. More…

10 Saudi mega projects

10 Saudi mega projects
There are still many construction projects taking place in Saudi Arabia. And as is so often the case, the Saudis are not economizing. More than 80 mega projects are planned by 2030. Some are already being realized. The minimum spend per project is $1 billion. Here is an overview of the 10 major projects: More…

Russia: transition phase for conformity documents according to GOST standards now ended

Numerous new Technical Regulations came into force in the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan on 13 February 2013. There was a transition period of two years for conformity documents according to GOST standards. This period expired on 15 March. Since then, the new Technical Regulations have applied in (almost) all cases. More…

Expo 2020 – An Update (Pre-qualification stage)

Expo 2020 –  An Update (Pre-qualification stage)
As Dubai gears up for Expo 2020, the Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC) is in the process of finalizing Host City formalities which are a pre-requisite before engaging with suppliers and participants, after the current Expo 2015 Milan comes to an end. More…

Swiss Pilot Project in Russia: ‘Catalysts for Urban Transformations’

‘Catalysts for Urban Transformations’ (CUT) is a pilot project in Russia elaborated by a Swiss consortium for urban development. More…

4th largest city in the state of São Paulo wants to renew and expand its public cycling system and needs suppliers!

4th largest city in the state of São Paulo wants to renew and expand its public cycling system and needs suppliers!
Global Opportunity: The City of Sorocaba in the State of São Paulo is looking for companies to support the city with the implementation of its public bicycle system. There are opportunities for Swiss companies offerting the installation, operation and maintenance services for public bicycle stations. More…

SWISS Pavilion @ The Big 5 Show

SWISS Pavilion @ The Big 5 Show
SWISS Pavilion @ The Big 5 Show More…

Food Safety in Vietnam – Opportunities for Food Testing Technology

Food Safety in Vietnam – Opportunities for Food Testing Technology
Global Opportunity: Public awareness of food quality and safety has grown tremendously in Vietnam. The reasons for this change include a number of scandals as well as new legal requirements. To protect the country’s food exports, which have increased rapidly, in particular its exports of seafood and fruit, there is a need to introduce international standards and carry out relevant analyses. (GIZ Vietnam, 2013) More…

Trade Industries and Associations

review of Swiss industry associations. More…

Success Stories

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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.


S-GE Impulse: Life Science

14. April 2015 - Basel
Basel, Switzerland

Business Mission to Uzbekistan

21. - 24. April 2015 - Tashkent, Samarkand, Angren
Tashkent, Samarkand, Angren, Uzbekistan

Cuban Investment Opportunities

22. April 2015 - Zürich
Zürich, Switzerland

SWISS Pavilion trade fairs


06. - 08. October 2015 - Hanovre
Hanovre, Germany

SWISS Pavilion @ World Efficiency 2015

13. - 15. October 2015 - Paris
Paris, France

SWISS Pavilion @ GITEX 2015, Dubai

18. - 22. October 2015 - Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

SWISS Pavilion News & Exhibitors

  • SWISS Pavilion @ CMEF Spring

    We are back!

  • 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 @ 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 @ BIOFACH

    News & Aussteller / News & Exhibitors / Nouveautés & Exposants

  • SWISS Pavilion @ Arab Health

    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.

  • 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 @ Anuga

    ANUGA 2015


    BIOTECHNICA - Europe's No.1 Event for Biotechnology, Life Sciences and Lab Technology

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