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 3843.41 1835.86 5545.61 -1452.84 CHF Million [+]
Current Account 14297.00 24319.00 25242.98 -14553.00 CHF Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 3.80 6.70 14.80 -0.60 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 17777.45 19258.47 19258.47 273.20 CHF million [+]
Exports 21620.86 21094.33 23905.13 245.90 CHF million [+]
External Debt 2131529.80 2133272.20 2140576.40 763093.50 CHF Million [+]
Terms of Trade 112.47 110.14 127.67 74.27 points [+]
Capital Flows 2508.27 4953.98 58151.60 -67462.49 CHF Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 1216319.20 1369627.00 1369627.00 20958.90 CHF Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1116.85 896.43 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 2567.87 3217.17 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 21620.86 20980.05 CHF Million Apr/22
Consumer Goods 12891.20 15219.90 CHF Million Apr/22
Investment Goods 4169.00 4958.90 CHF Million Apr/22
Raw Materials & Semi Finished Goods 3993.60 4412.40 CHF Million Apr/22
Non-European Countries 3893.40 4490.10 CHF Million Dec/20
Watches & Clocks 1924.50 2092.40 CHF Million Apr/22
Precision Instruments 1408.00 1746.90 CHF Million Apr/22
Basic Metals 1337.90 1549.90 CHF Million Apr/22
Raw & Raw Materials 1026.22 908.57 CHF Million Apr/22
Jewelry & Related Articles 912.70 1143.47 CHF Million Apr/22
Metal Goods 903.06 1063.38 CHF Million Apr/22
Food Products, Beverage & Tobacco 729.30 860.30 CHF Million Apr/22
Electrical, Electronic Articles 649.99 745.20 CHF Million Apr/22
Vehicles 441.57 493.96 CHF Million Apr/22
Electricity 330.21 410.57 CHF Million Apr/22
Rubber & Plastic 324.43 368.05 CHF Million Apr/22
Metal Working Machines 261.15 294.42 CHF Million Apr/22
Generation of Current, Electric Motors 255.29 270.46 CHF Million Apr/22
Wearing Apparel 233.97 258.48 CHF Million Apr/22
Unformed Synthetic Material 211.48 235.20 CHF Million Apr/22
Aluminum 200.93 225.17 CHF Million Apr/22
Clothing 193.04 210.87 CHF Million Apr/22
Pumps, Compressor, Etc. 183.82 201.39 CHF Million Apr/22
Iron & Steel 169.47 185.05 CHF Million Apr/22
Beverages 152.63 176.12 CHF Million Apr/22
Agrochemical Products 150.18 220.13 CHF Million Apr/22
Paper, Publishing & Printing 138.13 146.30 CHF Million Apr/22
Machines 137.86 197.45 CHF Million Apr/22
Pigment 116.08 155.52 CHF Million Apr/22
Heating & Cooling Technology 98.39 108.99 CHF Million Apr/22
Textiles 94.24 113.93 CHF Million Apr/22
Machines For Paper 86.54 95.15 CHF Million Apr/22
Office Machines 72.79 85.46 CHF Million Apr/22
Household Apparatus 70.26 104.95 CHF Million Apr/22
Telecommunications 53.48 61.95 CHF Million Apr/22
Textile Machines 53.48 62.64 CHF Million Apr/22
Chocolate 51.99 76.26 CHF Million Apr/22
Detergent 47.50 59.23 CHF Million Apr/22
Cheese 45.73 63.50 CHF Million Apr/22
Handicraft Machine Tools 14.05 16.04 CHF Million Apr/22
Cotton Fabric 10.50 9.82 CHF Million Apr/22
Chemical Fibres, Yarns 9.32 13.19 CHF Million Apr/22
Chemical Fibres, Fabric 6.44 7.96 CHF Million Apr/22
Embroideries 3.76 3.88 CHF Million Apr/22
Cotton Yarns 0.20 0.25 CHF Million Apr/22