Switzerland is located at the crossroads of several European trade routes, thus relying heavily on external exchange. Today it is one of the largest commodity trading centers in the world.
Technology, subsidies, and excessive protection of local products have been the means of progress for Swiss agriculture. Currently, farmers in this country are the most supported farmers in the world, according to a report by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.
The Swiss economy is, according to the ratings made by international specialized institutions, among the most competitive, innovative and liberal. The main features that give Switzerland a privileged business environment, tailored to high- quality products and services are the excellent level of security offered by business law, long-term stability of the investment framework, full guarantee of property rights, fair competition, and banking secrecy.
A unique trademark helps consumers identify and buy a product or service due to its nature and its qualities. A trademark provides protection to the owner by assuring him the exclusive right to use it, to designate products and services or to authorize a third party to use it for a payment.
Switzerland and other third countries meet all criteria for an unlimited extension of stock market equivalence and this is the best solution for all affected market players in Switzerland, the Federal Council stated in a press release.
The main benefits of starting a business in Switzerland in 2019, especially considering the type of company, the Swiss taxa system and the legal requirements for foreign citizens.