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Monitor Report of SWITZERLAND trade and SWITZERLAND-China binational trade in 202008

 1.  Overview the trade of SWITZERLAND in goods current year until 202008

According to Dalian Infobank, in 202008SWITZERLAND's exports and imports of goods amounted to 52072.8983 million, and were up 3.75% comparing with the same period of last year. Among these, exports were down 1.98% at 26485.3434 million, and imports were up 10.44% at 25587.5549 million. And the corresponding trade surplus was 897.7884 million and down 76.69%.

During the current year until 202008, SWITZERLAND's total exports and imports of goods were 398228.9646 million and were up 1.49% comparing to the same period of last year. Among these, exports were 207796.5386 million and up 0.19%; imports were 190432.4259 million and up 2.94%. The total trade surplus was 17364.1127 million and down 22.54%.

If considering by country (region), GERMANY, UNITED STATES, ITALY, FRANCE, CHINA were SWITZERLAND's top five trading partners. During the current year until 202008, SWITZERLAND's imports and exports to five countries/territories were 68470.9402 million, 67553.2877 million, 23847.9303 million, 22097.9452 million, 21988.6658 million. These values correspond to 17.19%, 16.96%, 5.99%, 5.55%, 5.52% of SWITZERLAND's imports and exports, and, respectively, were down 2.73%, up 66.69%, down 6.78%, down 11.34%, down 7.18% comparing to the same period of last year.

Current year until 202008, SWITZERLAND and the top five trade partners UNITED STATES, GERMANY, CHINA, FRANCE, ITALY are the top five countries/territories that SWITZERLAND exports to in terms of the total export amount. During the current year until 202008, SWITZERLAND's exports to these five countries/territories were 54304.7170 million, 31991.8363 million, 10977.9574 million, 10596.0587 million, 9484.5236 million. These values correspond to 26.13%, 15.40%, 5.28%, 5.10%, 4.56% of SWITZERLAND's exports and, respectively, were up 90.56%, up 0.09%, down 21.09%, down 12.75%, down 11.89% comparing with the same period of last year.

Current year until 202008, SWITZERLAND's exports to top five countries/territories GERMANY, ITALY, UNITED STATES, UNITED KINGDOM, FRANCE are the top five countries/territories that SWITZERLAND imports from in terms of the total export amount. During the current year until 202008, SWITZERLAND's imports from these five countries/territories were 36479.1039 million, 14363.4067 million, 13248.5707 million, 12325.8443 million, 11501.8864 million. These values correspond to 19.16%, 7.54%, 6.96%, 6.47%, 6.04% of SWITZERLAND's total imports and, respectively, were down 5.06%, down 3.07%, up 10.15%, up 15.17%, down 10.00% comparing with the same period of last year.

During the current year until 202008, the trade surplus of SWITZERLAND was mainly from UNITED STATES, INDIA, SLOVENIA, TURKEY, SINGAPORE at 41056.1462 million, 4627.5927 million, 2296.2941 million, 2181.3812 million, 2003.5902 million, and up 149.27%, down 60.81%, up 52.56%, up 255.84%, down 18.75%. And the trade deficits were mainly from UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, THAILAND, ITALY, GERMANY, UNITED KINGDOM at 7027.4026 million, 6420.6234 million, 4878.8832 million, 4487.2676 million, 3481.6426 million, and down 5.83%, up 111.17%, up 20.33%, down 30.54%, down 143.48%.

Current year until 202008, SWITZERLAND's trade surplus or deficit with top five countries/territories During the current year until 202008,  commodities with hs2 codes, 71, 30, 84, 29, 85, were SWITZERLAND's top five traded commodities. They correspond to the import and export values of 128281.3252 million, 86168.3021 million, 25435.6787 million, 21338.6706 million, 17114.1376 million, which were up 16.16%, up 14.31%, down 9.77%, down 13.28%, down 4.10% comparing with the same period of last year and account for 32.21%, 21.64%, 6.39%, 5.36%, 4.30% of SWITZERLAND's total imports and exports.

During the current year until 202008, 30, 71, 29, 84, 90 were SWITZERLAND's top five traded commodities, with total import and export values of 60214.0279 million, 57132.7933 million, 16618.4839 million, 13211.7015 million, 10496.5842 million. These values correspond to 28.98%, 27.49%, 8.00%, 6.36%, 5.05% of SWITZERLAND's total exports and, respectively, were up 10.58%, up 8.65%, up 9.81%, down 12.80%, down 8.51% comparing to the same period of last year.

During the current year until 202008, 71, 30, 84, 85, 87 were SWITZERLAND's top five traded commodities, with total import values of 71148.5319 million, 25954.2742 million, 12223.9772 million, 9413.2182 million, 8766.3302 million. These values correspond to 37.36%, 13.63%, 6.42%, 4.94%, 4.60% of SWITZERLAND's total exports and, respectively, were up 22.98%, up 24.01%, down 6.25%, down 0.79%, down 17.26% comparing to the same period of last year.


2. Current year until 202008, SWITZERLAND binational trade profile

According to Dalian Infobank, during the current year until 202008, SWITZERLAND-China binational exports and imports of goods amounted to 21988.6658 million and were down 7.18% comparing with the same period of last year. Among these, exports from SWITZERLAND to China were 10977.9574 million and down 21.09%, imports from China to SWITZERLAND were 11010.7085 million and up 12.61%. The total binational trade deficit was 32.7511 million and down 100.79%.

During the urrent year until 202008, commodities with hs2 code, 30, 85, 84, 71, 91, were binational trade's top five traded commodities. They correspond to import and export values of 3475.6374 million, 3127.0293 million, 3026.6220 million, 2378.2665 million, 1588.5740 million and makes up 15.81%, 14.22%, 13.76%, 10.82%, 7.22% of the total binational imports and exports. These values were also up 26.83%, up 10.33%, down 0.16%, down 61.14%, down 11.33% comparing to the same period last year.

During the current year until 202008, 30, 71, 91, 84, 90 were the top five traded commodities exported to China from SWITZERLAND, with export values of 3398.6466 million, 2039.2896 million, 1312.3163 million, 1147.9195 million, 697.3537 million. These values account for 30.96%, 18.58%, 11.95%, 10.46%, 6.35% of SWITZERLAND's total exports and were up 25.97%, down 64.79%, up 6.76%, down 8.24%, down 4.66% comparing to the same period of last year.

During the current year until 202008, 85, 84, 62, 63, 29 were SWITZERLAND's top five traded commodities importing from China , with import values of 2497.0169 million, 1878.7025 million, 845.5907 million, 752.6043 million, 655.3955 million. These values account for 22.68%, 17.06%, 7.68%, 6.84%, 5.95% of SWITZERLAND's total imports and were up 11.40%, up 5.51%, up 27.63%, up 651.43%, down 6.65% comparing with the same period of last year.


3.Analysis of import and export trends


Data Source: Federal Customs Administration