Getting your international business started

Do you want to expand outside of Switzerland? In our dossier you will find all the information you need to successfully start your internationalization process: tips on customs and formalities, practical advice and the most important contacts you need to start exporting and trading internationally.

Export Basics

Export Basics

Build export knowledge

Is your company ready to start its internationalization? Gain initial important insights on getting started in exporting here.

In our Export Sparring Program, startups receive personally tailored export support in a two-hour consultation. The workshops on the following topics build on each other logically and can be booked either individually or as a series:

  1. International business model
  2. Choice of export market 
  3. Planning the market entry
  4. First steps in the market

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Market Evaluation
Business Model

How we support you in international business


Market Test

Market Test

First steps in the market

Would you like to know how you can explore your target market step by step? Travel to your chosen target country. Attend trade fairs – as an exhibitor or participant. Establish contacts with potential business partners, customers and experts. And network with like-minded people in Switzerland. Find out how Switzerland Global Enterprise can help you with these projects and find useful articles and online tools for this internationalization step below.

Our country consultants will help you test the market with the following services: 

Online Tools


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Official program