Switzerland exported more textile, clothing and footwear in February 2016

Switzerland exported more textile, clothing and footwear in February 2016

February 2016 textile, clothing and footwear exports increased to CHF 267 million or CHF +35 million or 17.4 % in real terms and workdays adjusted +11.8 %. The same groups imports increased by CHF 86 million to CHF 849 million or + 9.1 % in real terms and workdays adjusted 3.8 %.

Clothing February imports amounted to CHF 526 million, textiles to CHf 166 million and footwear to CHF 157 million.

Textile machinery exports amounted to CHF 97 million, less 15.0 % and workdays adjusted -16.3 % in real terms. 

Total Swiss exports (all categories) amounted to CHF 17621 million, a plus of CHF 1438 million or a plus of 6.4 % in real terms, workdays adjusted + 1.4 %. Swiss total imports amounted to CHF 13550 million or – CHF 361 million and -2.7 % in real terms, workdays adjusted – 7.3 %.

All figures are based upon the statistics of Swiss Customs authorities.

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