Bilateral relations Switzerland–Guyana

Relations between Switzerland and Guyana are good but not very extensive.

Key aspects of diplomatic relations

Switzerland and Guyana have concluded agreements on visa waivers for holders of diplomatic or official passports, extradition and investment protection.  The Swiss embassy in Caracas, Venezuela, represents Switzerland’s interests in Guyana.

Treaty database

Caribbean Community CARICOM

Government of Guyana

Economic cooperation

In 2017 Switzerland imported goods – primarily gold – worth CHF 20 million from Guyana.  Swiss exports to Guyana – primarily machinery, metals and synthetic materials – amounted to CHF 2 million.

Trade promotion, Switzerland Global Enterprise SGE

Swiss nationals in Guyana

According to statistics on the Swiss abroad, there were twelve Swiss citizens living in Guyana at the end of 2017.