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 $105.73B 2021
Pharmaceutical products $101.51B 2021
Organic chemicals $29.73B 2021
Clocks and watches $24.40B 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $23.99B 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $19.15B 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $13.84B 2021
Plastics $6.20B 2021
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $4.04B 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 $1.88B 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 $953.81M 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $890.71M 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $840.17M 2021
Copper $839.99M 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $769.33M 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $758.21M 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $727.73M 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $711.67M 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $633.40M 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $610.86M 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $603.03M 2021
Glass and glassware $554.11M 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $493.40M 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $468.23M 2021
Rubbers $461.92M 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $457.33M 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $433.85M 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $370.78M 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $351.42M 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $320.74M 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $280.68M 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $185.71M 2021
Ceramic products $177.13M 2021
Manmade filaments $158.86M 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $151.98M 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $148.32M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $148.13M 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $125.28M 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $122.89M 2021
Cotton $105.22M 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $101.82M 2021
Nickel $101.29M 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $97.78M 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $93.62M 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $92.50M 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 $78.31M 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $70.46M 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 $44.87M 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $44.69M 2021
Zinc $37.93M 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 $10.76M 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 $7.09M 2021
Silk $5.35M 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $3.63M 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $3.57M 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 Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 2344.27 2347.15 5398.99 -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 19484.96 19191.03 20020.92 273.20 CHF million [+]
Exports 21829.23 21538.19 23853.96 245.90 CHF million [+]
External Debt 2198538.90 2163498.00 2198538.90 763093.50 CHF Million [+]
Terms of Trade 107.46 104.31 127.67 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 2191.31 1821.47 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 21829.23 21566.95 CHF Million Aug/22
Consumer Goods 12614.10 13093.60 CHF Million Aug/22
Non-European Countries 3893.40 4490.10 CHF Million Dec/20
Raw Materials & Semi Finished Goods 3811.30 3938.10 CHF Million Aug/22
Investment Goods 3795.30 4360.80 CHF Million Aug/22
Watches & Clocks 1743.90 2219.40 CHF Million Aug/22
Precision Instruments 1308.20 1496.00 CHF Million Aug/22
Basic Metals 1123.50 1362.30 CHF Million Aug/22
Raw & Raw Materials 1119.78 987.00 CHF Million Aug/22
Metal Goods 837.65 960.15 CHF Million Aug/22
Food Products, Beverage & Tobacco 770.00 743.43 CHF Million Aug/22
Jewelry & Related Articles 729.71 1081.16 CHF Million Aug/22
Electrical, Electronic Articles 633.93 653.83 CHF Million Aug/22
Electricity 608.10 719.10 CHF Million Aug/22
Vehicles 319.24 409.27 CHF Million Aug/22
Rubber & Plastic 291.61 323.60 CHF Million Aug/22
Metal Working Machines 247.04 283.37 CHF Million Aug/22
Generation of Current, Electric Motors 240.93 262.01 CHF Million Aug/22
Agrochemical Products 227.68 173.67 CHF Million Aug/22
Wearing Apparel 189.97 237.85 CHF Million Aug/22
Unformed Synthetic Material 186.47 203.78 CHF Million Aug/22
Aluminum 173.51 191.37 CHF Million Aug/22
Pumps, Compressor, Etc. 169.81 193.19 CHF Million Aug/22
Beverages 154.38 148.44 CHF Million Aug/22
Clothing 150.27 187.85 CHF Million Aug/22
Paper, Publishing & Printing 123.76 310.24 CHF Million Aug/22
Machines 123.15 137.09 CHF Million Aug/22
Pigment 107.36 122.17 CHF Million Aug/22
Heating & Cooling Technology 105.19 113.84 CHF Million Aug/22
Machines For Paper 76.53 79.39 CHF Million Aug/22
Textiles 74.81 102.62 CHF Million Aug/22
Household Apparatus 74.61 74.52 CHF Million Aug/22
Chocolate 71.95 69.92 CHF Million Aug/22
Iron & Steel 70.50 150.37 CHF Million Aug/22
Office Machines 68.90 73.25 CHF Million Aug/22
Cheese 57.13 49.36 CHF Million Aug/22
Detergent 45.63 49.76 CHF Million Aug/22
Telecommunications 43.35 44.28 CHF Million Aug/22
Textile Machines 40.48 50.34 CHF Million Aug/22
Handicraft Machine Tools 14.78 15.10 CHF Million Aug/22
Cotton Fabric 5.65 7.88 CHF Million Aug/22
Chemical Fibres, Yarns 5.27 10.47 CHF Million Aug/22
Chemical Fibres, Fabric 3.99 6.96 CHF Million Aug/22
Embroideries 2.71 3.32 CHF Million Aug/22
Cotton Yarns 0.18 0.37 CHF Million Aug/22