Swiss textile exports slightly on the rise in April 2018

Swiss textiles, clothing and footwear exports increased in April against March 20189 by 1.7 % to CHF 405 million. At the same, imports of the three sectors increased in April  by 5.5 % and crossed the billion mark for the first time with CHF  1025 million, thereof clothing reached CHF 662 million (+10.5 %) or CHF 64 more than in March, and footwear CHF 186 million (+7.5 %) or CHF 10 million more than in March 2018.

TextileFuture regrets that the custom authorities changed the reporting, and we are no longer able to present to you the monthly figure on Textile Machinery exports. However, we will report the quarterly figures.