Further Enhancements to SME Export Marketing Fund (EMF)
The following enhancements to the operation of the EMF apply to applications received on or after 1 October 2018:
- New expenditure items eligible for EMF grants
Rental fees charged by organisers for participation in trade fairs/exhibitions in forms other than exhibition booth;
Fees charged by organisers for placing printed advertisements within the exhibition area of trade fairs/exhibitions by enterprises not participating as exhibitors;
Non-recurrent fees for setting up/enhancement of the applicant enterprise’s corporate mobile application which mainly targets at markets outside Hong Kong; and
- Fees charged by organisers for exhibition booth and speaking session at exhibition-cum-conference.
- For applications received on or after 1 October 2018, quotations for setting up/enhancement of the applicant enterprise’s corporate website/mobile application which mainly targets at markets outside Hong Kong are required.
Details of the enhancements and the conditions of grant are available at www.smefund.tid.gov.hk/emf/eng. The updated Guide to Application is available here. For enquiries, please call the EMF hotline at 2398 5127 or email to email@example.com.
Industries Support Division
Trade and Industry Department
1 October 2018