Guidelines & Criteria


  • All nominations will be reviewed by a judging committee.
  • Each award will be open to two divisions - Large Corporates and Local Champion. Large Corporates is for large companies with group turnover of over $300 million, whilst Local Champion is for SMEs.
  • The awards are for new projects which have significantly enhanced the company's business.
  • Nomination is free of charge. If your company wins, you are obliged to attend the event and book any of the winners package options for the awards ceremony. Click here to see pricing.

To be eligible for an award:

  • Singapore exporters must earn foreign exchange.
  • Singapore exporters could enter in more than one category.
  • Singapore exporters could nominate projects or products that were launched over the last 24 calendar months.
  • Singapore exporters could nominate projects or products that were launched more than 24 calendar months ago, it should have undergone recent innovations for improvement.


  1. Click on the "Register Now" button in the Asian Export Awards 2018 page.
  2. Fill out the form with your company and entrant details.
  3. Select your desired category/ies.
  4. Provide the project details, 500-word write-up and client testimonials (if any).
  5. You will then receive an email confirmation from the AEA team.
  6. Send your supporting documents to This is optional but will highly increase your chances of winning the award.
  7. Submit your entries and supporting documents on or before 27 July 2018. Note: Each nomination form is valid for 1 entry only. If you are nominating several products, please submit separate entries for each product.


  • What are your strengths, innovations and significant achievements?
  • What has made your product or service effective & successful?
  • Is the product or service flexible to changes and progressive opportunities?
  • What makes your product or service unique from the others in market?


To be given to Large Corporates and to Local Champion:

  • Agriculture
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Animal Care
  • Apparel (Women, Men, Kids, Baby)
  • Appliances
  • Architecture
  • Automotive
  • Aviation
  • Beauty & Cosmetics
  • Beverage
  • Building Facilities
  • Chemicals
  • Commercial Building Construction
  • Computer Hardware
  • Defense
  • Electrical
  • Electronics
  • Energy & Power
  • Fixtures & Fittings
  • Food
  • Food Safety
  • Furniture
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality
  • Household
  • Housewares
  • Industrial Construction
  • Interior Design
  • Luxury
  • Machinery
  • Materials and Construction
  • Medical
  • Metals & Mining
  • Music
  • Office Supplies
  • Oil & Gas
  • Packaging
  • Personal Care (Women, Men, Kids, Baby)
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Plastics and Rubber
  • Pulp and Paper
  • Residential Building Construction
  • School Supplies
  • Security & Safety
  • Sports and Recreation
  • Telecommunications
  • Textile
  • Toys and Novelties
  • Transportation