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Imports into Switzerland and the EU

About SIPPO

  • The Swiss Import Promotion Programme (SIPPO) is a mandate of the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) within the framework of its economic development cooperation. Part of Switzerland’s foreign economic strategy, the programme is conducted by Switzerland Global Enterprise, the official Swiss foreign trade promotion agency. The Swiss Import Promotion Programme connects importers from the European Union, Switzerland and other EFTA countries with suitable suppliers of high-quality products from partner countries.

Partner Countries

  • SIPPO is active in 13 partner countries and on 4 continents (Africa, Asia, Europe, and South America) in order to find reliable suppliers of high quality products for the European market. Please click on the partner country to get more information.

     
     

Focus Countries

  • SIPPO supports importers from 31 focus countries (European Union and EFTA countries) in their quest to find high quality products for the European market. Please click on the focus country to get more information.

     

Sectors

  • SIPPO's advisory services concentrate on promoting the import of exportable products in certain core business branches. Please click on the certain sector and find out more about the activities.

    Food Non-Food Technical Products Tourism

Cooperation Partner

Switzerland Global Enterprise believes that strong and effective partnerships are vital to the success of the SIPPO Programme. 
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