The sector in context
The Swiss MEM industries are responsible for 30% of Swiss goods exports. As such they are a cornerstone of the Swiss economy. The MEM industries account for 7.4% of total added value in Switzerland. About the industry.
Facts & Figures
The mechanical and electrical engineering industry is an important pillar of the Swiss economy with a high export ratio.
Its products offer solutions for all all spheres of life and the economy, ranging from homes and mobility to health and safety, including nutrition.
Swissmem's magazine Panorama provides detailed information about the MEM industry.
Political commitment to Switzerland as a place for work and research
To offer attractive jobs in the future the Swiss mechanical and electrical engineering industry needs a favorable political framework and a fruitful economic environment.