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E-Commerce Landscape in the EU and Opportunities for Singaporean Companies

  • date 08.09.2021
  • time 15:00
  • location Online

E-commerce is booming in the European Union. Last year, European consumers spent US$425.2bn online (+US$71bn compared to 2019). By 2025, Europe’s e-commerce segment is forecast to reach almost US$570bn.

The Netherlands is ranked as the world’s most globally connected country according to the DHL Connectedness Index 2020. Home to the largest port in Europe and one of the largest airports in the world, the country can serve as a gateway for Singapore companies to bring their products into the booming EU e-commerce market.

Co-organised by Enterprise Singapore and the Holland International Distribution Council, this webinar will invite different experts to give you comprehensive insights into the EU e-commerce market, the opportunities and tips on navigating topics such as marketplace onboarding, logistics & e-fulfilment, legal and tax compliance.

Highlights

  • Learn more about the e-commerce market in Europe, from trends, developments to opportunities.
  • Hear from experts on how you can launch, grow and optimise your brand on European marketplaces
  • Uncover insights into how you can leverage the Netherlands as a logistics and e-fulfilment hub
  • Learn how you can better navigate the EU e-commerce legal and tax landscape

Programme

03:00pm (GMT +8):

Introduction
Enterprise Singapore

03:05pm:

E-commerce & fulfilment in Europe: trends & development
Mr. Jasper Eggebeen, Senior Manager Supply Chain Solutions,
Holland International Distribution Council (HIDC)

03:20pm:

Launching, growing & optimize your brand on key European marketplaces
Mr. Ad Meisen, Director & Founder, Brightways

03:35pm:

E-commerce compliance in the EU
Ms. Ye Yu, Lawyer, La Gro Geelkerken Advocaten
Mr. Joost Vrancken Peeters, Lawyer, La Gro Geelkerken Advocaten

03:50pm:

The Netherlands, (digital) gateway to Europe
Mrs. Adeline Tan, Area Director – Singapore, Australia, New Zealand at Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency

4:05pm:

Q&A

04:15pm:

Conclusion

Speakers

Mr. Jasper Eggebeen

Senior Manager Supply Chain Solutions - Holland International Distribution Council (HIDC)

Mr. Ad Meisen

Director & Founder - Brightways

Ms. Ye Yu

Lawyer - La Gro Geelkerken Advocaten

Mr. Joost Vrancken Peeters

Lawyer - La Gro Geelkerken Advocaten

Mrs. Adeline Tan

Area Director - Singapore, Australia, New Zealand - Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency

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Jasper Eggebeen, Senior Supply Chain manager

Jasper Eggebeen

Senior Manager Supply Chain Solutions

Contact me and let me guide you to The Netherlands for a smooth entry into the European market.

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