Taiwan is a great place to Start your Business in Asia with a robust ecosystem proving to be a great:
1) Distribution Hub
2) Manufacturing Hub
3) Localization Hub
The Heart of Asia: Approximately 3- hour flights to major cities including Tokyo, Seoul, Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, and Singapore.
TAIWAN LOCAL ECOSYSTEM
Taiwan is one of the biggest manufacturers of PC, LCD, semiconductors, and mobile phones in the world:
1) 3/4 production of PCs worldwide
2) 1/2 production of LCDs worldwide
3) 1/4 production of semiconductors worldwide
4) 1/5 production of mobile phones worldwide
Rank #3 in Industrial Clusters Development worldwide
Homeland to international industry major players: TSMC, Foxconn, Mediatek, AUO, Acer, Asus, HTC, Advantech, Giant, Gogoro and more.
Taiwan Startup Terrace
Startup Terrace, an iconic international entrepreneurs' village in Taiwan, was officially launched on 17 October. The ceremony showcased new and smart technologies of the resident startups and presented the fruits of startup operations in the futuristic city.
As part of efforts to transform Taiwan into a leading innovation service provider in the Asia-Pacific region, the SMEA, MOEA has established a major international startup hub, namely Startup Terrace, at the site of the former Universiade athlete's village in Linkou, New Taipei City. Startup Terrace provides offices, housing, co-working space, an exhibition center, and other state-of-the-art facilities that make it the ideal place for startups to grow and develop.
The i2i Programs are running under the Taiwan Startup Terrace Official Website
Innovation to Industry (i2i) was Spin-offed from the largest software research institution in Taiwan (Institution for Information Technology, backup by 2,200 R&D), i2i has been running the biggest incubators in Taiwan (Nan-Gang Software Incubator & Kao-Hsiung Software Incubator) under the guidance from Small and Medium Enterprise Administration of the Ministry of Economic Affairs since 2014.
To keep fulfilling the mission of incubating technology industries, i2i is determined to serve and give support to startup companies, connect and expand their market through out the world, 263 teams have been incubated with over 70% survival rate and over 1 Billion Us Dollars was raised.