Switzerland exports in February more textile machinery, but less textiles

Switzerland exports in February more textile machinery, but less textiles

Total Swiss exports amounted in February to CHF 17.8 billion, meaning workdays adjusted +0.9 % (real -2.5 %) and imports settled at CHF 14.6 billion +5.4 % (real +5.2 %)

Exported Textiles, clothing and footwear in February were reaching CHF 297 million, workdays adjusted+ 15.4 % (real + 5.6 %), whereas imports amounted to CHF 836 million +1.6 % (real -2.4 %). The figure for clothing thereof was CHF 525 million + 2.9 % (real -1.3 %), for textiles CHF 151 million -5.7 % (real -4.0 %) and footwear CHF 160 million +5.3 % (real -5.0 %).

The export of textile machinery in February amounted to CHF 73 million +15.8 % (real +15.3 %).

These figures are based on the data released by Swiss Customs authorities.


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