2011 - Feb 16, 2011

China’s rise boosts the Swiss economy

China (incl. Hong Kong) is the largest contributor to Swiss export growth – 2010 exports to China grew 10 times faster than exports to the EU – Watches, precision instruments and machinery companies benefit most from the boom – CHF 5.5 bio. positive trade balance creates high added value jobs in Switzerland – Chinese companies invest in Switzerland with support from Swiss Center Shanghai.

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