Switzerland is the 15th largest export economy in the world and the 3rd most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2016, Switzerland exported $302B and imported $268B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $34.7B. In 2016 the GDP of Switzerland was $659B and its GDP per capita was $62.9k.
The top exports of Switzerland are Gold ($82.1B), Packaged Medicaments ($39.7B), Human or Animal Blood ($26.2B), Base Metal Watches ($12.1B) and Jewellery ($10.8B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Gold ($82.9B), Packaged Medicaments ($16.6B), Cars ($10.3B), Jewellery ($8.78B) and Human or Animal Blood ($7.48B).
The top export destinations of Switzerland are Germany ($43.7B), the United States ($37B), the United Kingdom ($32.7B), China ($27.3B) and Hong Kong ($18.6B). The top import origins are Germany ($55.3B), the United States ($22.7B), Italy ($21.1B), the United Kingdom ($19.8B) and France ($16.9B).