Kusu Corporation was established to help companies diversify their supply chain in Singapore and throughout Southeast Asia. The region represents close to 600 million people, behind only China and India as the largest labor force in the world. There are powerful political and cultural factors that make Southeast Asia one of the most desirable areas to conduct business.
We understand that you have a choice and investing in your own resources to explore sourcing opportunities can be costly and inefficient. Our local presence, our technical expertise, our understanding of the business ecosystem and cultural differences make us ideally positioned to offer solutions to your supply chain challenges and add value to your organization.
If you're looking to rebalance your sourcing strategy, we are happy to help.
MANUFACTURING IN SINGAPORE AND NEIGHBORING COUNTRIES
Quality and Dependability
Singapore is an island city state located on the southern tip of the Malaysian peninsula. Independent since 1965, Singapore is an unimaginable success story, boasting one of the most open, least corrupt and and pro-business economies in the world.
The rest of Southeast Asia is comprised of 10 countries situated south of China and east of India. What is called “mainland” are the countries on the Asian continent: Burma, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. The “islands” include Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines and Brunei.
FREE TRADE AGREEMENTS
Reducing Trade Barriers
Singapore signed a Free Trade Agreement with the USA in 2003 and despite its small size, it is currently the fifteenth-largest trading partner of the United States.
The United States has a robust trade and investment relationship with the ten countries that comprise the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). These countries are collectively the United States’ fourth-largest trading partner and together represent a market with a population of more than 600 million people.
INTELLLECTUAL PROPERTY PROTECTION
Intellectual Property (IP) has become an increasingly important component of doing business in a more global economy. Singapore is a leader in enforcing IP protection laws to protect investments in innovation and is on track to become Asia’s Intellectual Property Hub.
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