Overseas Buyer Incentive

Overseas Buyer Incentive

TPCA Show 2017 welcomes potential buyers from all around the world, and we have been granted subsidies by the government for the accommodation of these overseas buyers. If you intend to visit us and qualify for the subsidy, please submit your application before September 22, 2017.(Organizerand TAITRA have the right to carry out total quantity control according total budget. The maximum subsidy amount for each buyer may be adjusted due to budget reasons.)

Provider


Bureau of Foreign Trade, MOEA Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA)

Incentive


Each qualified Visitor can be subsidized for a maximum of TWD 15,000 for staying at a designated hotel up to four nights, starting from the night before TPCA Show starts (October 24, 2017) to the night of TPCA Show’s final day (October 27, 2017). The subsidy must be used to pay for the hotel room and airport shuttle service provided by the same hotel. All other fees are the Visitor’s sole responsibility.

Qualifications


The Visitor must meet all of the following requirements to be eligible for the incentive: Within at least one of the last three years, the Visitor’s company must have a minimum revenue of USD 300,000 if situated in a developed country or USD 100,000 if situated in an emerging market (see Note below). The Visitor must hold a non-Taiwanese passport. The Visitor must be the only person receiving an incentive from TAITRA in his or her company during the current calendar year.

The Visitor must not be an employee of an exhibitor company. Note: A developed country is defined as one of the following 25 OECD member states: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, UK and USA. All other countries are considered emerging markets.

Application Process


1.The Visitor or his or her host shall complete and e-mail or fax the Application Form to the Organizer, TPCA.
2.TPCA will submit the application to TAITRA for qualification verification. TPCA will inform the Visitor or his or her host of the result.
3.If verified, TPCA will send the Visitor or his or her host a confirmation letter. The Visitor is invited to book one of the designated hotels as early as possible to secure a room. Please inform your hotel that you are booking under the Overseas Buyer Incentive Program. After reserving, please also let TPCA know of your hotel of stay, room type, and dates of check-in and check-out. If requested, please send the confirmation to the hotel, or contact TPCA for assistance.
4.On the day of check-in, please show the confirmation letter to the hotel’s front desk along with applicable identities for verification (foreign passport, business cards, etc.). 

Application deadline:2017/09/22
Contact Window:Ms.Kate Lin ; kate@tpca.org.tw ; +886 3 381 5659 # 302