Import prices

The import price index (IPI) measures the price change of imported products that can reach consumers directly or via intermediary trade. Import prices are recorded from the Swiss border excluding customs duties. Intermediate goods, consumer goods and investment goods in the areas of agriculture, mining and the processing industry and manufacturing of goods are considered.

Further information



Press releases

Statistical sources and concepts

On this topic

Total offer

Import and domestic production of Switzerland

Producer prices

All goods produced in Switzerland for the domestic market or export

Import prices

Price change of imported goods

Domestic market

Goods on sale in Switzerland from domestic and foreign production


Transport, communication, IT and other services

Weights 2020

Weighting of the main indices of producer and import prices and development of the weights by economic activity


Federal Statistical Office Section Prices
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CH-2010 Neuchâtel
+41 58 463 66 06

Monday to Thursday
09.00–12.00 and 13.30–16.30

09.00–12.00 and 13.30–16.00