Economic & Business

economy relations

The economic section of the Islamic Republic of Iran's embassy in Bern has focused on the development of economic, commercial and financial relations between economic activists in the private sector of the two countries in line with the general policies set by the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

In this regard, the embassy's efforts and pursuit of bilateral agreements between the two countries in various economic fields, which paved the way for bilateral cooperation, and efforts to attract Swiss partnerships in the country's plans and projects in the field of industry, Agriculture and services, as well as areas such as environmental protection, development cooperation, and so on.

 

 Economic relations between Iran and Swiss Confederation

Based on statistics released by the Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Mines of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the volume of economic relations between the two countries in 2017 is about 590 million dollars, of which $ 570 million is imported from Switzerland and nearly $ 23 million worth of goods from Iran to Switzerland. Below is a list of exports to Switzerland and imports from Switzerland during the years 2011 to 2017. As it has been seen, during these years and even years before, the trade balance has always been to the benefit of Switzerland.

 

 Iran's exports to Switzerland in 2011-2017

Row

Year

Value(millions of dollars)

1

2011

30

2

2012

35

3

2013

30

4

2014

28

5

2015

19

6

2016

20

7

2017

23


Iran's imports from Switzerland over the years 2011 to 2017

Row

Year

Value(millions of dollars)

1

2011

674

2

2012

463

3

2013

332

4

2014

367

5

2015

446

6

2016

496

7

2017

570

 

Swiss exports to the Islamic Republic of Iran:

Cereals, Meal, Raw Oil, Soybeans, Industrial Machinery, Types of Industries, Printing Materials and Equipment, Industrial Filters, Steel Plates, Shams, Steel Round Bars, Refined and Uncooked Sugar, Cigarettes, Chemicals, Aluminum Sheets, Power Plant Equipment, Turbine, watch, medical raw materials, all kinds of medicines and industrial pumps.

 

Islamic Republic of Iran exports to Switzerland:

Industrial Raw Oil, Salombo, Some Consumer Goods, Handicrafts, Carpets and Kleim, Saffron, Date, Artistic Instruments, Pistachio, Precious Stones, Antique, Caviar, Fig, Dry Fruits, Pomegranate