Chile is an attractive market for Swiss SMEs and an ideal pilot country and hub in Latin America. It offers political and economic stability, legal certainty and a business friendly environment. The relation to Switzerland is well established with a Free Trade Agreement (EFTA), a double tax treaty and investment protection agreement. More than 200 Swiss firms have established in Chile. Especially Cleantech companies and innovative SMEs of other sectors like Life Sciences, Agritech, Medtech and Construction find great opportunities.
How to do business
Are you considering entering the Chilean market? Are you already active in Chile and need tips, advice or support with your next steps? Do you have technical or regulatory questions?
In this section we provide you with guides, checklists and background information on doing business in Chile - specifically for Swiss SMEs and start-ups.
Discover your individual sales potential in Chile
Analyse a wide range of data and compare Chile to other countries - specifically for your products!
Chile offers opportunities in different sectors. In this section we highlight interesting potential for selected Swiss industries and explain how to exploit it.
Find opportunities for your business in Chile
Our database is fed by our global network, tender platforms and a wide range of other sources
Events and Trade Fairs
Especially for SMEs it is important to feel a new market to really understand its potential fit. Our business trips and events take you to the country and our events - webinars or in-person - in Switzerland allow you to exchange with experts and peers and leverage our network for your growth.
Relevant news for Swiss firms
The role of governments for international business is ever increasing. In this section you can find relevant news about market entry in Chile.
Experience reports from Swiss enterpreneurs on the challenges when entering the Chilean market and recommendations how to succeed.