Country Profile


Switzerland is known as the world’s banker with banking making up around 10% of the economy.

Switzerland has a special association agreement with the European Union and its own incredibly strong currency the Swiss Franc (CHF).

UK Imports from Switzerland

Total Value:

£9.6 billion / 2.03% of all UK Imports

Top 5 Imports are:

  1. Pharmaceuticals 
  2. Non-ferrous Metals
  3. Photographic, Optical Goods and Clocks
  4. Unspecified Goods
  5. Works of Art

UK Exports to Switzerland

Total Value:

£10.3 billion / 3.71% of all UK Exports

Top 5 Exports are:

  1. Unspecified Goods
  2. Non-ferrous Metals
  3. Pharmaceuticals
  4. Works of Art
  5. Jewellery

Key Facts about
🇨🇭 Switzerland:

Local UK Business Group:

The British Swiss Chamber of Commerce

+41 (0)44 422 31 31
Bleicherweg 12
8002 Zürich

How we can help you do business in Switzerland

London based team

Cornerstone has a dedicated team based in London serving businesses across Europe

Transact in CHF

With a Cornerstone account you can transact in over 25 key currencies including CHF, GBP & EUR

Swiss Companies

Companies registered in Switzerland plus over 70 other jurisdictions can open an account

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