Swiss exports in October set new record

Swiss total exports in October 2018 reached CHF 18.9 billion (+ 6.0 % nominal and +6.3 % real) and imports CHF 16.2 billion (-1.8 % nominal and -3.6 % real).

Textile, clothing and footwear exports amounted to CHF 414 million (+ CHF 13 million, + 3.2 % nominal and + 2.1 % real, as against September 2018).

Textile, clothing and footwear imports reached CHF 976 million (CHF +33 million, nominally + 3.5 % and +4.4 % real against September 2018).

Clothing imports settled at CHF 625 million (CHF + 27 million or nominal + 4.5 % and real +3.1 % against September 2018).

Footwear imports reached CHF 187 million (CHF +7 million, nominal +3.7 % and real + 4.4 %).

These figures stem from Swiss Customer Authorities.

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