Swiss trade of textile, clothing and footwear and textile machinery half year figures
Swiss textile exports, including textiles, clothing and footwear were stagnating in the first half of 2013, whereas textile machinery exports increased nominal and real
Swiss exports of textiles, clothing and footwear amounted in the first half year to CHF 1591 million, nominal -0.4 % and real -2.7 %. Textile machinery exports amounted to CHF 564 million, nominal +5.8 %, real +9.7 %.
Swiss imports of clothing and footwear amounted to CHF 3160 million, nominal + 1.2 %, real -3.2 %.