Economic forecasts

The Federal Government's Expert Group publishes on a quarterly basis its forecasts for Switzerland's economic development based on assumptions about the international economy and on monetary developments. The release dates are listed below in the «Agenda» tab.

A comprehensive assessment of the economic situation in Switzerland and abroad as well as information on the economic forecast of the expert group can be found in SECO's quarterly publication «Konjunkturtendenzen» (available in German and French). Selected forecast results for the gross domestic product, the labor market and the consumer price index are summarized in the table below.

Economy expected to brighten only in 2021

Economic forecast by the Federal Government’s Expert Group –winter 2019/2020
The Expert Group is maintaining its previous assessment that the Swiss economy will only see modest growth in 2020. A gradual economic upturn is not anticipated until 2021.



Tuesday, 17 March 2020, 7:45

Tuesday, 16 June 2020, 7:45

Monday, 12 October 2020, 7:45

Tuesday, 15 December 2020, 7:45

Last modification 11.12.2019

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