Taiwanese Information

  • Bureau of Standards, Metrology and Inspection (Ministry of Economic Affairs)

    Includes laws and regulations on commodity inspections, including imported agriculture, fisheries and food products, as well as standardization regulations and certification services.


    Phone: 886 2 23431700

  • Information for Foreigners

    Contains information on visa/passport matters, work permits, guides for foreign taxpayers, as well as major laws and regulations.


    Phone: 886-800-024-111

  • Ministry of Finance – Directorate General of Customs

    Includes business information such as customs valuation or import postal articles. Also has information on trade statistics, rules of origin and border measures on IPR


    Phone: 886-2-25505500 ext.2116

  • National Development Council

    Has information on Taiwan's broad economic policies as well as economic statistics and a section about Taiwan for foreigners.


    Phone: 886-2-2316-5300

  • Taipei Trade Show

    Includes a calendar of Trade Shows taking place in Taipei

  • Taiwan Embassy in the US

    Basic information for a quick overview of the country


    Phone: 202-895-1800

  • Taiwan Investment Guide

    Includes comprehensive customs duty and commodity tax information.  Also includes explanations on application procedures for investments as well as information on investment incentives

  • US-Taiwan Business Council

    Non-profit member-based organization dedicated to developing the trade and business relationship between the United States and Taiwan. The organization serves its members as a portal to Taiwan, and aspires to be an effective representative for those members in dealing with business, trade, and investment matters.


    Phone: 703-465-2930

US Information

  • USDA/ FAS – Taiwan

    Includes reports about commodities imported in Taiwan, offers marketing services as well as Taiwan food regulations.


    Cina Radler; telephone: 202-720-3403


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