Foreign Direct Investment: From Switzerland to Japan

Foreign Direct Investment: From Switzerland to Japan (2013)


Swiss capital stock in Japan has declined from 2012 to 2013 to a total of CHF 11,532 million in 2013. The number of Swiss staff in Japan also decreased to 46,795 in 2013.

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1: The minus sign (-) indicates a return flow of capital into Switzerland (disinvestment)

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The largest recipients of Swiss FDI stocks are the European Union (42.7%) and the United States (18.8). 1.3% of Swiss FDI stocks are received in Japan.

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Source: Swiss National Bank
Update: December, 2013