Taiwan is a dynamic and thriving economy, one of the Four Asian tigers, located at the conjunction of the East Asia and the ocean, where the Northeast Asian waters meet the Southeast waters. It boasts an excellent infrastructure, remarkable economic development and is rich in natural resources.

Foreign trade has been and continuous to be the engine of Taiwan's rapid growth during the past 40 years, and has together with its natural resources and infrastructure made Taiwan one of top 20 largest economies in the world.