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8 240


In 2019, a record 8,240 tonnes of honey were imported into Switzerland. Almost a third came from Mexico and around a quarter from Germany. (01.10.2020)


95 370


In the first half of 2020, 95,370 e-bikes worth a total of CHF 185 million were imported into Switzerland. This represents an increase of 16% compared with the same period last year. (01.09.2020)




Flights are severely restricted because of COVID-19. As an indirect consequence of this, Switzerland exported only 58.4 million litres of kerosene in the second quarter of 2020 – 73% less than in the same period last year. (01.08.2020)