Importing from Switzerland

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Importing from Switzerland

In terms of size, Switzerland is the sixteenth largest export economy in the world and the second most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). The growth in the economy has remained relative steady on an upwards trajectory. In general, Switzerland exported around $310B and imported around $250B, which resulted in a positive trade balance of around $60B. Yearly, the GDP of Switzerland is around $690B, which is a GDP per capita of around $55k.

The top imports from Switzerland are gold (around $41B), packaged medicaments (around $15B), cars ($10B), jewellery (around $8B) and around refined petroleum ($7B). The top import origins are Germany (around $60B), the United States (around $25B), Italy (around $24B), France (over $15B) and China ($11B).

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Country Profile

CapitalBern
Population
Area 41,285  km2 (15,940 sq mi)
km2 (132nd)
Currency Swiss franc
GDP
LanguagesGerman, French, Italian, Romansh

2.05

Econ Complexity 2nd of 214
1980
2016

$279B

Exports 14th of 221
1980
2016

$277B

Imports 17th of 221
1980
2016

$63.9k

GDP Per Capita 9th of 214
1990
2016

Switzerland: Exports Profile

Exports from Switzerland

Exports from Switzerland: $0.22 trillion
Export commodities:Machinery, chemicals, metals, watches, agricultural products
Top export destinations:Germany 14.2%, United States 10.6%, Hong Kong 8.7%, India 7.3%, China 6.9%, France 6.1%, Italy 5.4%, United Kingdom 4.8% (2015)
GDP growth (annual %)

Importing from Switzerland? Contact our local experts

First Name*

Last Name*

Your Organisation*

How much trade finance are you seeking?*

Your Email*

Telephone Number*

Briefly, what type of stock or trade are you looking to finance?

(Marketing Terms can be found here)

Country Profile

CapitalBern
Population
Area 41,285  km2 (15,940 sq mi)
km2 (132nd)
Currency Swiss franc
GDP
LanguagesGerman, French, Italian, Romansh

2.05

Econ Complexity 2nd of 214
1980
2016

$279B

Exports 14th of 221
1980
2016

$277B

Imports 17th of 221
1980
2016

$63.9k

GDP Per Capita 9th of 214
1990
2016
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