Export

Are you an association working with exporting companies and would like to improve your services to help them become more competitive in accessing export markets?

SIPPO can support you!

by making sure that you know which markets to target and through which market entry activities best to support your member companies – be it through trade fair participations, buyer/selling missions or study tours. At the same time, we can help you strengthen your organization from within: be it through the development of strategic planning, the setup of project cycle management, KPI setting & monitoring, as well as the right knowledge management tools such as which trainings to offer and how to develop know how.

You will also profit from our worldwide network of business support organizations (BSOs), partner organizations, experts and other relevant stakeholders.

If you would like to learn more about exporting to Switzerland, please have a look through the 

- a trade promotion instrument that grants tariff preferences, reduced tariffs or duty-free rates, to goods originating from developing countries.

Countries

We have our own offices in Peru, Colombia, South Africa, Tunisia, Morocco, Indonesia, Vietnam, Albania, Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia.

The Swiss Import Promotion Programme only supports the export of sustainably extracted, processed and traded goods and services.
Find out more about which sectors SIPPO supports in your country.

Is the country to which you wish to export your high-value products not listed, whether it be Switzerland, the EU, or nearby markets?
We would be happy to connect you with our partners:

  • Sippo Partner Countries
  • Centre for Import Promotion from Developing Countries CBI
  • Import Promotion Desk IPD

Albania

SIPPO supports Albanian export promotion boards, sector-wide associations and businesses to export natural ingredients and value-added textiles. In Albania, we also support sustainable tourism.

Bosnia & Herzegovina

SIPPO supports export promotion boards, sector-wide associations and businesses in Bosnia and Herzegovina to export natural ingredients, technical wood and value-added textiles.

Colombia

SIPPO supports Colombian export promotion boards, sector-wide associations and businesses to export processed foods and natural ingredients. In addition, in Colombia we are also promoting sustainable tourism.

Indonesia

SIPPO supports Indonesian export promotion boards, sector-wide associations and businesses to export natural ingredients, technical wood, and fish and seafood.

Morocco

SIPPO supports export promotion boards, sector-wide associations and businesses in Morocco to export processed foods, fish and seafood products and value-added textiles.

North Macedonia

SIPPO supports export promotion boards, sector-wide associations and businesses to export natural ingredients and value-added textiles from the Republic of North Macedonia. Furthermore, we foster sustainable tourism in North Macedonia.

Peru

SIPPO supports Peruvian export promotion boards, sector-wide associations and businesses in the export of technical wood, processed foods and sustainable tourism.

Serbia

SIPPO supports export promotion boards, sector-wide associations and businesses in Serbia to export natural ingredients, value-added textiles and technical wood.

South Africa

SIPPO supports South African export promotion boards, sector-wide associations and businesses to export processed foods and natural ingredients.

Tunisia

SIPPO supports export promotion boards, sector-wide associations and businesses in Tunisia to export natural ingredients, processed foods, as well as fish and seafood products.

Vietnam

SIPPO supports export promotion boards, sector-wide associations and businesses in Vietnam to export value-added textiles and technical wood.

Services

SIPPO helps business support organizations (BSOs) with the following services:

Market Access Activities

Learn how to connect suppliers and buyers through the organization of trade fair participations, selling and buyer missions, and combining them with on-site visits or study tours.

Strategic planning, project & performance management

Learn to define your role in export promotion within your sector and country through a strategic and focused approach. We help you assess, and provide tools for, your performance management.

Market Intelligence

Learn which markets to target and how to develop an export promotion strategy for a specific sector: get ready for new markets with our expertise.

Knowledge Management & Networking

Learn how to access, share and update knowledge and information to build your activities on the existing knowledge and experience. Profit from our large network of contacts. We organize networking events and invite to conferences and workshops. Join the Import Promotion Forum in November.

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