Swiss Textile Machinery Exports in the first six months 2018

Total exports of Swiss Textile Machinery amounted to CHF 191.6 million or 9.7 % less as to compare to the same period in 2017.

The major destination of the Swiss Textile Machinery: China  CHF 25.5 million or 0.2 % less than 2017, China’s share of total exports was 13.4 %. ThenTukey with CHF 20.8 million or 28.5 % less and a share of 10.8 %. The third major export market is Germany with CHF 15.9 million (+20.7 %) and a share of 8.3 %. It is followed by Bangladesh with CHF 12.8 % (-5.1 %) and a share of 6.7 %. The next destination of the exports is India with CHF 11.3 million (-42.9 %) and a share of 5.9 %, followed by the USA with CHF 10.5 million (+11.8 %) and a share of 5.5 %, then Italy with CHF 8.3 million (+2.4 %) and a share of 4.3 %. This is followed by Egypt with 7.3 million (+627.5 %) and a share of 3.8 %, then Netherlands with CHF 6.5 million (+286.4 %) and a share of 3.4 %. Japan with 6.2 million (+54.7 %) and a share of 3.4 %. These are the ten largest markets for Swiss Textile Machinery.

Markets between CHF 5.9 to CHF 1 million follow:  Indonesia, Pakistan, Vietnam, Uzbekistan, France, Thailand, Czech Republic, Mexico, Portugal, Iran, United Kingdom, Brazil, Austria, Taiwan, Spain, Korea (South), Belgium, El Salvador, Malaysia.

These figures are based upon the latest statistics of the Swiss Customs Authorities.

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