About Singapore Manufacturing Federation

The Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF), formerly known as the Singapore Manufacturers' Association, was first established in 1932. Its main aim is to champion the Singapore manufacturing sector. With a membership of over 3,000 corporate members ranging from MNCs to SMEs, SMF carries out a myriad of activities to enhance the competitive edge of our members.

As a Not-For-Profit organisation, SMF is governed by a Council whose members hail from some of Singapore's most established and progressive companies. Through its strong links with the government, SMF is able to represent its members facilitating communication between the government, foreign delegates and the manufacturing community through various events as follows:

  • Business Matching Events
  • Trade Missions
  • Networking Sessions
  • Forums, Conferences, Seminars and Workshops
  • Dialogues with Government Agencies

In addition, to supplement the activities and events staged to enhance members' knowledge and expertise, SMF also operates six Centres of Excellence to impart specific skills and competencies to members. These centres are: