French Chamber at a Glance

 

 
Established in 1979, the French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore belongs to a worldwide network of 112 French Chambers (CCIFI) in 82 countries with over 32,000 companies.

 

Our Mission is to develop relations between our members and the Singaporean business community, and to encourage economic, commercial and investment relations between France and Singapore. 

 

We represent a dynamic business platform of 700 company members and a total network of 4,200 individual members, offering an extensive range of business services and giving access to people and information.

Facts & Figures 

  • A network of 700 company members, a total network of 4,200 individuals
  • A team of 24 permanent staff
  • 18 business-oriented committees
  • More than 210 events a year, with over 6,500 participants
  • A prestigious Annual Gala Dinner with over 500 guests
  • 35 companies set up
  • 210 companies supported in their business development in Singapore
  • 50 French companies exhibiting with our French Pavilions
  • 248 work permits & visas obtained
  • 700 one-to-one business information meetings
  • 190 job offers received
  • 70 direct placements by our Recruitment department

For more information, browse our Annual Report

Sharing Experiences

Access to Business People

"Guanxi" (= Relationships in English) is your most valuable tool for business success. We organise more than 200 events a year, providing a wide variety of corporate seminars, workshops and social gatherings which represent invaluable networking opportunities.

Making Things Happen

Access to Markets and Authorities

The French Chamber in Singapore delivers a full range of services, should you simply wish to gain market knowledge or want to develop a new commercial activity in Singapore. These services include among others, a first market approach, business missions, support for company set-up, domiciliation, commercial representation, fit-to-measure solutions for exhibiting at major regional exhibitions.

Keeping Up-to-Date

Access to Information and Expertise

We gather 18 dynamic business-oriented committees and working groups for our members to take part in, giving them the opportunity to share their professional experience and obtain industry update.

 

With a third of our membership composed of non-French nationals, we take pride in the diversity of our member companies. The dynamism and vitality of our members have been instrumental in making our Chamber an organisation that is well-known and appreciated by a great number of business people in Singapore and Southeast Asia.