Benefits

Business Benefits

  • Access a wider scope of local & international business contacts
  • Establish worldwide trade & business connections through SMF's numerous Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with leading overseas trade organisation & chambers of commerce
  • Participate in international trade & investment missions / delegations to broaden markets, explore business opportunities & identify business partnerships
  • Obtain up-to-date information on international & industry developments & domestic government policies
  • Stay informed of national issues through dialogues with government agencies
  • Participate in numerous ongoing programme such as trade mission, seminars, conferences, networking & business matching sessions
  • Access to resident companies of the Enterprise Business Hub with functions as centre/resource for foreign SMEs seeking to establish a presence in the region
  • Receive consultation diagnostic service, information & advice in identifying & apply for Government Assistance Schemes
  • Participate in Training & Skills Upgrading Programmes
  • Receive publications on Singapore's manufacturing, trade & service sectors
  • Engage in Trade Enquiry & Business Matching Services
  • Free admission to IE Singapore's Resource Centre

In addition, members will also enjoy :

  • Up to 25% discount on endorsement fees of manual CO and 37.5% discount on electronic CO - Certificate of Origin (CO)
  • Exclusive rates for SMF-AIA welfare benefits packages for member companies and your employees
  • Up to 15% discount for selected workshops and training courses at SMF CCL
  • Up to 20% off for training rooms rental at SMF
  • Preferential rate for seminars, conferences, workshops, training courses organised by SMF
  • Subsidies under the International Marketing Assistance Programme (IMAP) from IE Singapore for approved trade fairs missions or exhibitions organised by SMF. - This subsidy can only be disbursed to participating member companies through SMF

Marketing Benefits

  • Free Listing in SMF Publications
  • Free Listing in SMF website
  • Free Publications eg. Tradelink, Annual Report and quarterly magazine
  • Up to 10% off advertisements in SMF CONNECT magazine