Promotion of Foreign Investment
Situated at the center of Northeast Asia, Korea has a lot of advantages and potential to become the hub of the region.
KOTRA provides comprehensive one-stop services to foreign-investors by operating Invest KOREA. Invest KOREA serves as the first contact point for any foreign investors. KOTRA Zurich works closely with Invest KOREA to support Swiss investors with their investment projects as well as the entry and establishment of foreign businesses in Korea.
& business matchmaking
KOTRA Zurich serves as a bridge for the trade between Korea and Switzerland/Liechtenstein.
We connect buyers, importers, agents and distributors to the most appropriate suppliers in Korea through our wide-ranging network. Over 90% of Korean SMEs are registered as KOTRA's members and through our biz-matchmaking service you get introduced quality products in Korea at competitive prices. Our trade consultants will assist you with the communication and the import process.
Global Partnering(GP) Service assists global manufacturers to enter the Global Value Chain, based on the analysis of their demands. This service will be beneficial to companies which source globally for technology-and cost-driven products. Our GP Consultants at KOTRA Zurich will help Swiss manufacturers to identify the right partners for their global operation, and to build alliance for R&D and joint product development supported by the government R&D funding.
KOTRA organizes and sponsors international exhibitions and trade fairs, where Korean SMEs present themselves with their latest products.
KOTRA organizes the Korean Pavilions in global exhibitions to strengthen the national brand with selected Korean SMEs.
For the exhibitions in Korea, we invite Swiss companies to on-site B2B meetings during the events. For the approved Swiss buyers, we will provide financial support for their travel to and stay in Korea.