Switzerland

2.10

Econ Complexity 2nd of 185
1980
2014

$296B

Exports 17th of 220
1980
2014

$281B

Imports 18th of 220
1980
2014

$59.5k

GDP Per Capita 9th of 185
1990
2014

Switzerland is the 17th largest export economy in the world and the 2nd most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Switzerland exported $296B and imported $281B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $14.8B. In 2014 the GDP of Switzerland was $701B and its GDP per capita was $59.5k.

The top exports of Switzerland are Gold ($66.6B), Packaged Medicaments ($34.1B), Human or Animal Blood ($18.7B), Base Metal Watches ($14B) and Precious Metal Watches ($9.4B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Gold ($73.1B), Packaged Medicaments ($15.8B), Cars ($10.5B), Jewellery ($9.3B) and Human or Animal Blood ($7.16B).

The top export destinations of Switzerland are Germany ($50.1B), the United States ($28.4B), Hong Kong ($23.2B), India ($21.3B) and China ($17.1B). The top import origins are Germany ($58.8B), the United Kingdom ($33.6B), Italy ($22.5B), the United States ($21.5B) and France ($16.6B).

Switzerland borders Austria, Germany, France and Italy.

Economic Complexity of Switzerland

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