Being the fourth largest economy in Asia, South Korea is a leader in the automotive, semiconductor, chemicals, and IT industry. South Korea is considered a benchmark for other countries and stands at the forefront of the next industrial revolution. Promising industries include AI, IoT, electric and hydrogen vehicles, advanced new materials, and the medtech, healthcare and beauty market.
How to do business
Are you considering entering the South Korean market? Are you already active in Korea 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 Korea - specifically for Swiss SMEs and start-ups.
Discover your individual sales potential in South Korea
Analyse a wide range of data and compare Korea to other countries - specifically for your products!
South Korea offer 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 South Korea
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 South Korea.
Experience reports from Swiss enterpreneurs on the challenges when entering the Korean market and recommendations how to succeed.