As local representatives of Switzerland Global Enterprise, the Swiss Business Hubs promote sustainable economic development. In addition to providing specific information on local economic conditions, the Swiss Business Hubs oversee the implementation of international business objectives and make available a wide network of contacts.
Swiss Business Hub Korea
As part of the federal mandate to promote exports, Switzerland Global Enterprise observes the principles of Swiss foreign policy and foreign economic policy and promotes sustainable economic development. The representations abroad of Switzerland Global Enterprise are managed as Swiss Business Hubs.
These local teams are mostly located in a Swiss embassy or a Swiss consulate general. Switzerland Global Enterprise has a network of 22 Swiss Business Hubs. For issues relating to exports, the Swiss Business Hubs are the first point of contact after an initial consultation in Switzerland.
Tasks of the Swiss Business Hubs
Thanks to their official status, all Swiss Business Hubs enjoy access to the best possible network of contacts. They promote business relations between a wide variety of economic actors, linking partners in the respective countries with businesses in Switzerland and establishing useful contacts in bilateral trade and service sectors. Specific information on local economic conditions in the host country simplifies the implementation of international business objectives. Swiss Business Hubs also promote Switzerland abroad as a good place for business.
Swiss Business Hub Korea
The Swiss Business Hub (SBH) is part of the Swiss Embassy in Seoul. It supports SMEs from Switzerland and Liechtenstein in their business development in Korea and provides Korean companies with information on Switzerland as a business location.
The Swiss Business Hub also represents Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE), the official Swiss agency for export and investment promotion. It has access to in-depth market knowledge through a local network of experts in all sectors of the economy.
The SBH Korea advises and supports small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from Switzerland and Liechtenstein wishing to explore and seize export opportunities in the Korean market.
In cooperation with its local partners, the SBH Korea offers a wide range of trade promotion services in addition to the basic services provided by all Swiss Embassies:
- Market analysis
- Legal clarification
- Business partner search
- Business Trips
- Support in the target market
- Trade fair presence
Swiss and Liechtenstein companies may access these services and offerings through Switzerland Global Enterprise, by contacting S-GE’s country consultants.
Switzerland as a business location for Korean companies
The SBH Korea is the first point of contact for Korean companies interested in Switzerland as a business location. On behalf of the foundation Switzerland Innovation Park, the SBH Korea also promotes all the innovation parks and attracts highly interesting R&D projects to Switzerland.
For any queries please send an e-mail to Swiss Business Hub South Korea.