This page displays a table with Switzerland Exports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



Switzerland Exports By Category Value Year
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $105.75B 2021
Pharmaceutical products $101.56B 2021
Organic chemicals $29.69B 2021
Clocks and watches $24.40B 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $24.01B 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $19.17B 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $13.85B 2021
Plastics $6.20B 2021
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $4.28B 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $3.98B 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $3.64B 2021
Articles of iron or steel $3.14B 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $2.99B 2021
Aluminum $2.56B 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $2.22B 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $2.15B 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $2.07B 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $1.89B 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $1.74B 2021
Iron and steel $1.67B 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $1.61B 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $1.33B 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $1.24B 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $1.18B 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $1.06B 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $1.03B 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $954.19M 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $890.69M 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $840.75M 2021
Copper $840.23M 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $768.57M 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $758.11M 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $727.96M 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $711.95M 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $633.50M 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $610.89M 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $603.17M 2021
Glass and glassware $554.14M 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $493.40M 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $468.22M 2021
Rubbers $462.49M 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $457.24M 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $433.86M 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $370.74M 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $351.46M 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $321.70M 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $280.68M 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $185.81M 2021
Ceramic products $177.13M 2021
Manmade filaments $158.86M 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $151.98M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $148.46M 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $148.35M 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $125.29M 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $122.90M 2021
Cotton $105.22M 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $101.87M 2021
Nickel $101.29M 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $97.78M 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $93.54M 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $92.52M 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $82.82M 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $81.48M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $78.34M 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $70.95M 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $66.68M 2021
Manmade staple fibers $66.49M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $53.64M 2021
Products of animal origin $48.33M 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $44.88M 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $44.69M 2021
Zinc $38.02M 2021
Headgear and $37.37M 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $31.76M 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $30.25M 2021
Ores slag and ash $27.27M 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $24.58M 2021
Live animals $24.15M 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $23.51M 2021
Fertilizers $22.61M 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $13.42M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $13.28M 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $11.07M 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $10.88M 2021
Lead $9.17M 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $8.90M 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $8.80M 2021
Tin $8.67M 2021
Cereals $7.62M 2021
Cork and articles of cork $7.21M 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $7.10M 2021
Silk $5.35M 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $3.63M 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $3.55M 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $1.98M 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $837.70K 2021
Commodities not specified according to kind $1 2016




switzerland Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 2978.43 2934.13 5406.62 -1452.84 CHF Million [+]
Current Account 11090.78 17837.23 25242.98 -16176.72 CHF Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 9.30 2.80 14.80 -0.60 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 19964.73 20254.70 20254.70 273.20 CHF million [+]
Exports 22943.16 23188.83 23853.96 245.90 CHF million [+]
External Debt 2198538.90 2163498.00 2198538.90 763093.50 CHF Million [+]
Terms of Trade 109.57 109.38 127.67 74.27 points [+]
Capital Flows -12873.59 12547.36 58151.60 -67462.49 CHF Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 1216319.20 1369627.00 1369627.00 20958.90 CHF Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1925.44 2160.60 2284.42 53.92 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 1040.00 1040.00 2590.18 1039.99 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 2.52 2.72 2.72 0.13 [+]
Tourism Revenues 3716.10 2876.96 5020.43 885.98 CHF Million [+]
Weapons Sales 179.00 226.00 530.00 18.00 SIPRI TIV Million [+]



Switzerland Exports by Category Last Previous
Total 1 22943.16 22762.81 CHF Million Oct/22
Consumer Goods 14515.40 14459.50 CHF Million Oct/22
Investment Goods 4377.60 4717.70 CHF Million Oct/22
Raw Materials & Semi Finished Goods 4016.80 4325.70 CHF Million Oct/22
Non-European Countries 3893.40 4490.10 CHF Million Dec/20
Watches & Clocks 2270.10 2239.90 CHF Million Oct/22
Precision Instruments 1501.00 1596.50 CHF Million Oct/22
Basic Metals 1274.70 1355.10 CHF Million Oct/22
Electricity 1141.29 562.04 CHF Million Oct/22
Raw & Raw Materials 1128.28 1143.26 CHF Million Oct/22
Jewelry & Related Articles 1022.78 962.80 CHF Million Oct/22
Metal Goods 909.33 965.36 CHF Million Oct/22
Food Products, Beverage & Tobacco 837.76 842.06 CHF Million Oct/22
Electrical, Electronic Articles 702.61 688.44 CHF Million Oct/22
Vehicles 365.56 505.58 CHF Million Oct/22
Rubber & Plastic 318.34 333.08 CHF Million Oct/22
Generation of Current, Electric Motors 276.58 293.16 CHF Million Oct/22
Metal Working Machines 271.39 308.06 CHF Million Oct/22
Wearing Apparel 252.74 217.19 CHF Million Oct/22
Clothing 207.69 174.76 CHF Million Oct/22
Pumps, Compressor, Etc. 191.48 192.43 CHF Million Oct/22
Aluminum 179.42 189.70 CHF Million Oct/22
Unformed Synthetic Material 178.85 215.57 CHF Million Oct/22
Agrochemical Products 171.38 221.05 CHF Million Oct/22
Paper, Publishing & Printing 164.17 137.64 CHF Million Oct/22
Beverages 152.64 156.94 CHF Million Oct/22
Machines 147.79 202.22 CHF Million Oct/22
Iron & Steel 125.74 138.30 CHF Million Oct/22
Heating & Cooling Technology 120.35 140.94 CHF Million Oct/22
Pigment 100.87 112.62 CHF Million Oct/22
Textiles 97.98 107.65 CHF Million Oct/22
Machines For Paper 86.88 95.27 CHF Million Oct/22
Chocolate 83.00 75.40 CHF Million Oct/22
Office Machines 80.19 75.61 CHF Million Oct/22
Household Apparatus 78.00 101.25 CHF Million Oct/22
Cheese 70.97 64.62 CHF Million Oct/22
Telecommunications 63.93 77.81 CHF Million Oct/22
Textile Machines 50.69 55.05 CHF Million Oct/22
Detergent 50.01 64.88 CHF Million Oct/22
Handicraft Machine Tools 14.97 16.59 CHF Million Oct/22
Chemical Fibres, Yarns 10.01 10.21 CHF Million Oct/22
Cotton Fabric 9.00 10.41 CHF Million Oct/22
Chemical Fibres, Fabric 6.70 7.18 CHF Million Oct/22
Embroideries 2.63 3.78 CHF Million Oct/22
Cotton Yarns 0.24 0.45 CHF Million Oct/22