Economy

Overview

Switzerland has one of the most competitive economies in the world thanks above all to its highly developed service sector.

Telecommunications

The Swiss telecommunications market is dominated by the incumbent telecoms operator, Swisscom.

Energy

The main sources of energy in Switzerland are oil, natural gas, nuclear power and hydropower.

Sectors

The agricultural sector is only a very small part of the Swiss economy, but it is very important for the tourism industry and the country's food security.

Transport

Switzerland has a dense and reliable rail and road network.

Social Aspects

Switzerland offers its residents a very high level of social security protection.