Swiss Exports to India (2003)

(In mio Sfr)

Major Commodities Amount in mio Sfr Share (%)
Machinery 334.1 45.1
Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals 200.7 27.1
Instruments & Apparatus 64.8 8.7
Precious metals, Jewellery & Coins 37.1 5.0
Metal & metal products 28.5 3.8
Watches 26.4 3.6
Plastic and Rubber products 13.1 1.8
Vehicle and airplanes 7.3 1.0
Sports Goods 7.2 1.0
Paper & Paper Products 6.6 0.9
Stone, Ceramic & Glass Products 4.8 0.6
Others 10.9 1.5
Total 741.6 100.0
Others include agri products; minerals; energy; leather and skin items; bamboo & cork products; textile & apparel; shoes & umbrella; weapon & ammunition; furniture & linen
Source: Annual report of Swiss Business Hub India, 2003

Swiss Imports to India (2003)
(In mio Sfr)

Major Commodities Amount in mio Sfr Share (%)
Textiles & Apparels  154.4 30.9
Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals 133.1 26.6
Precious Metals, Jewellery & Coins 62.9 12.6
Agricultural Produce 39.1 7.8
Machinery 34.1 6.8
Leather & Leather Goods 18.2 3.6
Shoes, Umbrellas etc. 17.0 3.4
Metals & Metal Goods 9.7 1.9
watches 7.0 1.4
Furniture & Linen 6.2 1.2
Plastic & rubber products 4.6 0.9
Other 13.9 2.8
Total 500.2 100.0
Other includes minerals; bamboo & cork products; paper products; stone, ceramic & glass products; vehicles & aeroplanes; instruments & apparatus; sports goods.
Source: Annual report of Swiss Business Hub India, 2003


India's Trade with Switzerland  (1998-99 to 2003-04)

(In US$ million)

  1998-99 1999-2000 2000-01 2001-02 2002-03 2003-04
EXPORT 319.06 353.68 437.70 409.10 382.72 449.87
Share in India's total export 0.96 0.96 0.98 0.93 0.73 17.54
IMPORT 2942.37 2597.71 3160.14 2870.75 2329.88 3312.75
Share in India's total import 6.94 5.22 6.25 5.58 3.79 4.24
TOTAL TRADE 3261.43 2951.39 3597.85 3279.85 2712.60 3762.62
Share in India's total trade 4.31 3.41 3.78 3.44 2.38 2.65
TRADE BALANCE -2623.31 -2244.03 -2722.44 -2461.65 -1947.16 -3312.75
India's Trade Balance -9169.99 -12915.57 -5976.16 -7586.56 -8692.70 -14306.65
Source: India's Federal Ministry of Commerce

India's Trade with Switzerland  (1998-99 to 2003-04)
(In Rs. million)

  1998-99 1999-2000 2000-01 2001-02 2002-03 2003-04
EXPORT 13423.2 15326.0 19996.2 19510.8 18521.9 206,72.08
Share in India's total exports 0.96 0.96 0.98 0.93 0.73 0.70
IMPORT 123787.1 112565.5 144369.2 136911.5 112755.0 1,522,25.18
Share in India's total import 6.94 5.22 6.25 5.58 3.79 4.24
TOTAL TRADE 137210.4 127891.5 164365.5 156422.4 131276.9 1,728,97.26
Share in India's total trade 4.31 3.41 3.78 3.44 2.38 2.65
TRADE BALANCE 110363.9 -97239.5 124372.9 -117400.6 -94233.1 -152224.18
India's Trade Balance -385787.0 -559666.7 -273017.4 -361817.4 420685.8 -6,574,09.00
Source: India's Federal Ministry of Commerce

India's Trade with Switzerland (1991-2003)
(In Mio, SFr.)

Year India's exports to Switzerland India's imports from Switzerland Total Trade Balance of Trade
1991 269.4 310.0 579.4 -40.6
1992 306.2 358.2 664.4 -52.0
1993 316.7 404.8 721.5 -88.1
1994 331.0 534.3 865.3 -203.3
1995 336.9 659.5 996.4 -322.6
1996 367.1 666.3 1033.4 -299.2
1997 450.8 591.0 1041.8 -140.2
1998 464.7 581.4 1046.1 -116.7
1999 473.1 511.8 984.9 -38.7
2000 600.6 655.7 1256.3 -55.1
2001 585.0 655.7 1240.7 -70.7
2002 516.1 641.3 1157.4 -125.2
2003 500.2 741.6 1241.8 -241.4
2004 548.1 1019.1 1567.2 -471.0
Source: Annual report of Swiss Business Hub India, 2004

Swiss Exports to India
(In mio Sfr)

Major Commodities  2002 2001
Amount
(In mio Sfr)
Share
(%)
Amount
(In mio Sfr)
Share
(%)
Machinery 288.3 45.0 336.8 51.4
Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals 186 29.0 150.6 23.0
Instruments & Apparatus 57.5 9.0 60.1 9.2
Watches 27.4 4.3 11.6 1.8
Metal & Metal Products 23 3.6 25.8 3.9
Precious metals, Jewellery & Coins 17.6 2.7 23.1 3.5
Plastic & Rubber 11.1 1.7 17.3 2.6
Paper & paper Products 7.7 1.2 6.1 0.9
Textile & Apparel 6.1 1.0 9.2 1.4
Sports Goods 4.4 0.7 2.6 0.4
Stone, Ceramic & Glass Products 3.7 0.6 2.9 0.4
Others 8.5 1.3 9.6 1.5
TOTAL 641.3 100.00 655.7 100.00
Source:  Annual report of  Swiss Business Hub India 2002


Swiss Imports from India
(In mio Sfr)

Major Commodities 2002 2001
Amount
(In mio Sfr)
Share
(%)
Amount
(In mio Sfr)
Share
(%)
Textiles & Apparels 162.4 31.5 174.9 29.9
Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals 142.2 27.6 173.4 29.6
Precious Metals, Jewellery & Coins 59.1 11.5 61.8 10.6
Agricultural Produce 38.7 7.5 44.2 7.6
Machinery 32.4 6.3 41.4 7.1
Leather & Leather Goods 19.9 3.9 21.7 3.7
Shoes, Umbrellas etc. 17.1 3.3 19.7 3.4
Plastics & Rubber Products 9.7 1.9 15.9 2.7
Metals & Metal Goods 8.5 1.6 10.8 1.8
Watches 5.6 1.1 4.4 0.8
Furniture & Linen 5.1 1.0 4.6 0.8
Other 15.4 3.0 12.2 2.1
TOTAL 516.1 100.1 585.00 100.00
Source: Annual report of Swiss Business Hub India 2002

Updated on August 30, 2005

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