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
Pharmaceutical products $88.35B 2020
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $85.79B 2020
Organic chemicals $25.49B 2020
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $21.12B 2020
Clocks and watches $18.11B 2020
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $16.72B 2020
Electrical, electronic equipment $12.13B 2020
Plastics $5.03B 2020
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $3.80B 2020
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $2.90B 2020
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $2.69B 2020
Articles of iron or steel $2.64B 2020
Aluminum $2.01B 2020
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $1.98B 2020
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $1.94B 2020
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $1.83B 2020
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $1.83B 2020
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $1.61B 2020
Aircraft, spacecraft $1.61B 2020
Miscellaneous chemical products $1.26B 2020
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $1.08B 2020
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $1.08B 2020
Miscellaneous edible preparations $1.06B 2020
Iron and steel $968.48M 2020
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $946.91M 2020
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $920.30M 2020
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $860.98M 2020
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $838.05M 2020
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $801.34M 2020
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $797.90M 2020
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $631.42M 2020
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $620.19M 2020
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $609.93M 2020
Copper $579.84M 2020
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $520.96M 2020
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $491.83M 2020
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $485.73M 2020
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $449.52M 2020
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $441.38M 2020
Glass and glassware $427.03M 2020
Rubbers $405.42M 2020
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $402.54M 2020
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $400.33M 2020
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $365.87M 2020
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $362.06M 2020
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $290.17M 2020
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $254.91M 2020
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $162.12M 2020
Sugars and sugar confectionery $161.27M 2020
Nickel $156.73M 2020
Toys, games, sports requisites $153.16M 2020
Cotton $148.14M 2020
Ceramic products $141.52M 2020
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $139.60M 2020
Lac, gums, resins $134.83M 2020
Manmade filaments $133.86M 2020
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $89.62M 2020
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $84.46M 2020
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $83.64M 2020
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $80.74M 2020
Meat and edible meat offal $79.52M 2020
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $71.28M 2020
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $68.40M 2020
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $67.61M 2020
Manmade staple fibers $62.06M 2020
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $55.38M 2020
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $54.59M 2020
Knitted or crocheted fabric $53.71M 2020
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $47.84M 2020
Products of animal origin $38.30M 2020
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $34.59M 2020
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $31.59M 2020
Zinc $31.45M 2020
Headgear and $30.79M 2020
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $29.78M 2020
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $20.61M 2020
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $19.30M 2020
Fertilizers $17.91M 2020
Ores slag and ash $16.91M 2020
Live animals $16.32M 2020
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $14.58M 2020
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $13.71M 2020
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $11.50M 2020
Photographic or cinematographic goods $10.84M 2020
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $10.57M 2020
Cereals $10.10M 2020
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $8.83M 2020
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $8.64M 2020
Lead $6.74M 2020
Cork and articles of cork $6.23M 2020
Silk $5.03M 2020
Tin $3.24M 2020
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $3.17M 2020
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $1.33M 2020
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $953.14K 2020
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $206.92K 2020
Commodities not specified according to kind $1 2016




Switzerland Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 4217.00 4303.00 4492.00 -1478.68 CHF Million [+]
Current Account 24385.00 11115.00 25242.98 -14553.00 CHF Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 3.80 6.70 14.80 -0.60 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 17584.00 16651.00 17624.11 273.20 CHF million [+]
Exports 21801.00 20954.00 21801.00 245.90 CHF million [+]
External Debt 2133272.20 2140576.40 2140576.40 763093.50 CHF Million [+]
Terms of Trade 114.65 110.51 127.67 74.27 points [+]
Capital Flows 23215.39 11831.49 58151.60 -67462.49 CHF Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 1216319.20 1369627.00 1369627.00 20958.90 CHF Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1389.58 1593.24 2284.42 53.92 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 1040.00 1040.00 2590.18 1039.99 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 0.29 0.19 2.03 0.13 [+]
Tourism Revenues 3217.17 1986.00 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 21800.60 20825.34 CHF Million Nov/21
Consumer Goods 16306.20 13780.10 CHF Million Nov/21
Investment Goods 4658.60 4326.10 CHF Million Nov/21
Non-European Countries 3893.40 4490.10 CHF Million Dec/20
Raw Materials & Semi Finished Goods 3788.80 3808.30 CHF Million Nov/21
Watches & Clocks 2173.40 2126.50 CHF Million Nov/21
Precision Instruments 1567.90 1496.30 CHF Million Nov/21
Basic Metals 1324.40 1258.40 CHF Million Nov/21
Jewelry & Related Articles 1056.25 1149.67 CHF Million Nov/21
Metal Goods 931.06 891.08 CHF Million Nov/21
Food Products, Beverage & Tobacco 915.08 874.15 CHF Million Nov/21
Raw & Raw Materials 797.60 947.05 CHF Million Nov/21
Electrical, Electronic Articles 688.62 628.24 CHF Million Nov/21
Vehicles 584.41 424.77 CHF Million Nov/21
Electricity 388.96 358.30 CHF Million Nov/21
Rubber & Plastic 313.48 304.49 CHF Million Nov/21
Metal Working Machines 284.91 277.18 CHF Million Nov/21
Wearing Apparel 274.69 241.62 CHF Million Nov/21
Generation of Current, Electric Motors 267.92 247.77 CHF Million Nov/21
Clothing 231.40 202.89 CHF Million Nov/21
Unformed Synthetic Material 201.13 204.46 CHF Million Nov/21
Machines 192.71 145.91 CHF Million Nov/21
Pumps, Compressor, Etc. 187.50 173.26 CHF Million Nov/21
Aluminum 176.65 161.28 CHF Million Nov/21
Beverages 172.80 178.18 CHF Million Nov/21
Agrochemical Products 160.15 162.96 CHF Million Nov/21
Iron & Steel 149.09 139.95 CHF Million Nov/21
Paper, Publishing & Printing 127.41 135.52 CHF Million Nov/21
Pigment 125.61 120.38 CHF Million Nov/21
Heating & Cooling Technology 115.79 111.56 CHF Million Nov/21
Machines For Paper 94.94 82.24 CHF Million Nov/21
Textiles 94.20 96.61 CHF Million Nov/21
Household Apparatus 90.11 88.84 CHF Million Nov/21
Cheese 84.51 70.43 CHF Million Nov/21
Office Machines 81.77 80.01 CHF Million Nov/21
Chocolate 78.78 78.87 CHF Million Nov/21
Textile Machines 52.56 54.93 CHF Million Nov/21
Detergent 51.86 53.40 CHF Million Nov/21
Telecommunications 50.45 47.70 CHF Million Nov/21
Handicraft Machine Tools 17.76 16.24 CHF Million Nov/21
Cotton Fabric 10.03 8.15 CHF Million Nov/21
Chemical Fibres, Yarns 9.44 10.80 CHF Million Nov/21
Chemical Fibres, Fabric 7.17 6.27 CHF Million Nov/21
Embroideries 2.76 2.43 CHF Million Nov/21
Cotton Yarns 0.25 0.22 CHF Million Nov/21