Overview In August 2022, United Kingdom exported £2.51B and imported £833M from Switzerland, resulting in a positive trade balance of £1.68B. Between August 2021 and August 2022 the exports of United Kingdom have increased by £2.01B (404%) from £498M to £2.51B, while imports decreased by £-175M (-17.4%) from £1.01B to £833M.
Trade In August 2022, the top exports of United Kingdom to Switzerland were Gold (£2.02B), Diamonds (£49.7M), Platinum (£43M), Silver (£38.8M), and Packaged Medicaments (£30.6M). In August 2022 the top imports of United Kingdom from Switzerland were Vaccines, blood, antisera, toxins and cultures (£80.6M), Base Metal Watches (£60.3M), Packaged Medicaments (£51.7M), Paintings (£51.5M), and Platinum (£47.3M).
Origins In August 2022 the exports of United Kingdom were mainly from London Heathrow Airport (£2.18B), Dover Eurotunnel (£229M), East Midlands Airport (£23.9M), Dover (£13.4M), and Killingholme (£8.2M), while imports destinations were mainly London Heathrow Airport (£219M), Hull (£47.8M), and East Midlands Airport (£40.2M).
Growth In August 2022, the increase in United Kingdom's year-by-year exports to Switzerland was explained primarily by an increase in product exports in Gold (£765M or 594%), Silver (£32.1M or 693%), and Beauty Products (£9.65M or 171%). In August 2022, the decrease in United Kingdom's year-by-year imports from Switzerland was explained primarily by an decrease in product imports in Platinum (£-49.8M or -51.1%), Gold (£-10.3M or -4.22%), and Computers (£-9.52M or -90.5%).