UBS outlook – sector focus
With an export ratio of nearly 52 percent, the Swiss economy is extremely reliant on international trade. Despite a steady fall in exports to Europe, over 56 percent of Swiss exports in 2012 went to EU countries, with the EU accounting for 75 percent of imports that same year.
This issue of “UBS outlook” highlights the significance of emerging markets in international trade, and general trends in foreign trade. It also presents potential financial solutions to minimize risk and boost lasting corporate success.