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


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

Financial centre

A cornerstone of the Swiss economy, comprising the banking and insurance sectors and contributing to Switzerland’s prosperity.


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


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.


Switzerland has a dense and reliable rail and road network.

Social Aspects

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