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Taiwan Startup Ecosystem Overview

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Regional Ranking
4th
0
in East Asia
Global Ranking
26th
+
4
worldwide
Population
23.8
million

top industries
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Hardware & IoT
#14 worldwide
Health icon
Health
#15 worldwide
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Marketing & Sales
#19 worldwide

notable startups
startup iconBigGo
startup iconPlurk
startup iconKKBOX

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ecosystem description

The Taiwan Startup Ecosystem is a regional Leader in innovation, ranked at number 26 globally, and shows a positive momentum 4 spots since 2020. Taiwan also ranks at number 4 for startups in East Asia.

There are 6 cities ranked in the top 1,000 in Taiwan and the top ranked city in Taiwan is Taipei City at 41 globally. Taipei City is followed by Hsinchu at 285 and Taoyuan City at 510.

Taiwan is an ideal place to locate for Hardware & IoT, Health and Marketing & Sales startups. As the most popular industries in the country, there is a sample of 162 Hardware & IoT startups in Taiwan, 127 Health startups in Taiwan and 104 Marketing & Sales startups in Taiwan, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is a sample of 553 startups in Taiwan, 36 accelerators in Taiwan, 25 coworking spaces in Taiwan, 3 organizations in Taiwan and 1 leaders in Taiwan.

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BigGo is a product search engine capable of finding and retrieving products from existing shopping websites. Read more
Plurk is a social network with a heavy focus on game mechanics, short messaging and emoticons. It's real time, interactive and addictive (average time spend/day is 2 hours per active users). Read more
KKBOX is Asia’s top music streaming service provider. Read more
KKday is an e-commerce travel platform that connects travelers with local experiences around the world. Read more
Bitfinex is a digital asset trading platform offering state-of-the-art services for digital currency traders and global liquidity providers. Read more
Translation productivity software for professional translators. This software is also called computer-assisted translation (CAT). Users need to translate the original text by themselves, so they need to have translation capabilities. The software will not automatically translate. Read more
Jingletek is a sports technology company dedicated in developing the world’s first smart baseball – STRIKE. The Strike is successful funded from different crowd funding platforms including Kickstarter(US) and Japan, and we have fulfilled all the orders to these platforms. Read more
Gogoro is putting energy into things that matter. With a mission to deliver consumer innovations that will improve how the world’s most populated cities distribute and utilize energy, the company is enabling the transformation of megacities into smart cities. Gogoro is working toward a better future by putting power in the hands of everyone – to move us all forward, faster. Read more
vocus is a platform where good stories happen and matter. With our subscription feature—readers get access to the stories they love by the writers, and allows them to help those writers financially. Read more
AsiaYo is a vacation rental platform that offers reservation services to cities in Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Thailand, and Hong Kong. Read more
VoiceTube is an English learning platform, which transcends traditional English education with innovative technology. Read more
91APP is a leading omnichannel commerce solution provider in Taiwan providing brand-own shopping app and website for retailers. Read more
Aotter is an innovative research and development company dedicated to "shortening the imagination to the completion of the creation". Read more
Accupass provides users the ability to sell tickets online for various activities, conferences, events, and more. Read more
EZTABLE is a Taiwan-based restaurant reservation service. Read more
Hahow is an educational marketplace that allows experts to share their knowledge and earn money through crowdfunded video course. Read more
Zuvio is the largest interactive classroom solution provider for Taiwan's college market & the largest Taiwan college students. Read more
Glossika helps language learners speak a language. With solid linguistics background, Glossika analyzes and sorts natural languages by structure and difficulty, evaluates learners' level, and provides tailor-made learning plans and content. Read more
Health2Sync develops systems that transform smartphones into legacy medical devices and smart health monitoring machines. Read more
citiesocial helps emerging brands successfully grow their sales and market presence in Asia Read more
Tern is a company that manufactures bicycles and accessories for urban transport. Read more
Biostar is a brand dedicated to the production of gaming motherboards, graphic cards, crypto-mining motherboards, smart home solutions, and healthcare solutions. Read more
More than 400 souvenirs ship to airports, hotels or worldwide directly. Read more
Giladiskon helps Indonesian restaurants and lifestyle retailers by introducing them to its 1.5 million members for free. In the past 9 months, Giladiskon has partnered with over 350 restaurants from family-owned shops to KFC, and driven US$400,000 in revenue for its partners. Read more
iCHEF provide an end to end technology platform for Restaurants that leverages data to simplify and manage their everyday business. Read more
Committed to helping investors make insightful analysis and profitable decisions by providing accurate information in the shortest time. Read more
Asia's only instant booking App for entertainment and leisure services Read more
Asia’s Leading Big Data Ad Technology Company offering data-centric advertising solutions to the brands across APAC. Read more
Pickupp is dedicated to supporting you with last mile deliveries that will only get better! We currently delight more than 15,000 users in Singapore and 30,000 across Asia with our 4-hour same day, next day and 1 -3 days door-to-door courier service. Read more
FIDUCIAEDGE provide "Confidential Edge Computing Nodes" to produce real-time AI inference results without disclosing the raw data which not only protect the computing process from malicious hackings but also keep data and algorithm owners’ know how privacy from the second party. Read more
A startup school in Taiwan - we helped people launch careers in startups. Read more
AI for legal search - more efficient, more complete. Read more
Alfred is a mobile app turning smartphones into surveillance cameras. Read more
HowLiving is a culinary video platform. Read more
DOTDOT helps restaurants to quickly embrace digital transformation and effortlessly join online food ordering platform. Read more
Cubo AI is a smart baby monitor using AI to send proactive alerts that safeguard your babies and toddlers Read more
iStaging makes it easy and affordable to turn objects and spaces into immersive augmented and virtual reality experiences. Read more
Therapeutics (ABT) is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, registered in Taipei, Taiwan and focused on first/best-in-class precision medicine in oncology. Our therapeutic pipeline, ABT-101, addresses multiple unmet medical needs that represent large market opportunities Read more
SecuX Technology is a Blockchain Security Company devoted to developing comprehensive solutions to secure people’s valuable digital assets Read more
Flux makes anyone into a creator who can realize his or her own great ideas. Read more
SaaS, Martech, Messaging analytics and automation Read more
We are thinkers, doers and makers. We build tools that turn inspiration into reality. Read more
Episode is a content generation platform built for vertical writing based languages. Read more
portto aims to make blockchain simple for users and developers. Read more
JackerCleaning is a Taiwanese on-demand home cleaning service Read more
Appier is a Taipei-based startup providing an AI powered platform to brands and retailers to help increase customer engagement. Read more
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Top Cities for Startups in Taiwan Ranked by StartupBlink

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2021 National Rank & Change City
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41st
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10.450
2.39
4.48
3.58
2nd
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285th
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1.087
0.04
0.20
0.85
3rd
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510th
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0.357
0.02
0.06
0.28
4th
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749th
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0.191
0.03
0.01
0.15
5th
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870th
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0.150
0.02
0.01
0.12
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904th
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0.137
0.02
0.01
0.11
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