In the week of May 29, Eelko Brinkhoff and Victoria Vasjuta of BOM Foreign Investments will travel to Taiwan to attend the Computex in Taipei, which is one of the world’s leading B2B ICT and Internet of Things (IoT) trade shows. During this visit they will focus on meetings with Taiwanese companies that already have a subsidiary in the Dutch province of Brabant, as well as companies that might be interested to set up an establishment here. In addition Eelko and Victoria will visit a number of companies and network partners in and around Taipei. The BOM Foreign Investments team organized the program in close cooperation with the Netherlands Foreign Investments Agency (NFIA) in Taiwan.
Taiwan is an important foreign investors in the Netherlands and in Brabant. Around 200 Taiwanese companies have a presence in the Netherlands of which more than 30% are located in Brabant, especially in the Brainport region. The Netherlands and Brabant offer an attractive investment climate for Taiwanese companies because of the geographic location, proximity to key markets like Germany and France, business climate (customs and tax), available talent, multilingual labour force, quality of life and the presence of a strong ICT and High Tech Systems cluster in the south of the Netherlands.
Snapshot of Computex 2016
- 1,602 exhibitors from 30 countries, using 5,000+ booths
- 40,969 international visitors from 178 countries
- 1,800+ world media reporting LIVE
- 150+ keynotes and forums