Balassa index; goods, 2-digit harmonized system 2007
Switzerland CHE              
Code Product label 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
'01 Live animals   0.045 0.073 0.077 0.097 0.091 0.111 0.113
'02 Meat and edible meat offal 0.021 0.035 0.025 0.030 0.029 0.032 0.032 0.034
'03 Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic invertebrates nes 0.002 0.004 0.005 0.005 0.005 0.005 0.005 0.006
'04 Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible animal product nes 0.802 0.873 0.860 0.854 0.832 0.829 0.722 0.735
'05 Products of animal origin, nes 0.190 0.164 0.267 0.251 0.259 0.257 0.293 0.269
'06 Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers etc 0.016 0.015 0.016 0.016 0.014 0.015 0.017 0.017
'07 Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers 0.007 0.010 0.010 0.010 0.010 0.007 0.008 0.011
'08 Edible fruit, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons 0.011 0.012 0.012 0.010 0.014 0.015 0.014 0.018
'09 Coffee, tea, mate and spices 0.267 0.384 0.454 0.553 0.604 0.634 1.463 1.874
'10 Cereals 0.002 0.003 0.002 0.003 0.003 0.002 0.002 0.002
'11 Milling products, malt, starches, inulin, wheat gluten 0.031 0.034 0.036 0.036 0.034 0.032 0.031 0.032
'12 Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruit, etc, nes 0.021 0.021 0.020 0.022 0.026 0.023 0.019 0.018
'13 Lac, gums, resins, vegetable saps and extracts nes 1.929 1.700 1.819 1.898 1.943 1.805 1.811 1.654
'14 Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products nes 0.057 0.053 0.039 0.070 0.062 0.049 0.050 0.046
'15 Animal,vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products, etc 0.035 0.034 0.043 0.052 0.092 0.078 0.070 0.065
'16 Meat, fish and seafood food preparations nes 0.007 0.005 0.006 0.009 0.006 0.010 0.015 0.018
'17 Sugars and sugar confectionery 0.316 0.305 0.328 0.342 0.316 0.275 0.291 0.314
'18 Cocoa and cocoa preparations 1.906 1.382 1.243 1.475 1.827 1.919 1.920 1.904
'19 Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products 1.048 0.944 1.042 1.088 1.050 1.069 1.103 1.148
'20 Vegetable, fruit, nut, etc food preparations 0.307 0.321 0.330 0.414 0.464 0.455 0.364 0.343
'21 Miscellaneous edible preparations 1.756 1.680 1.816 1.895 1.905 1.958 1.958 1.933
'22 Beverages, spirits and vinegar 0.196 0.182 0.187 0.195 0.307 0.751 0.889 1.261
'23 Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder 0.322 0.301 0.352 0.413 0.477 0.496 0.434 0.348
'24 Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes 1.168 1.187 1.224 1.400 1.269 1.286 1.418 1.624
'25 Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement 0.135 0.131 0.139 0.110 0.101 0.094 0.099 0.077
'26 Ores, slag and ash 0.018 0.017 0.017 0.013 0.008 0.009 0.012 0.009
'27 Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products, etc 0.033 0.214 0.201 0.167 0.155 0.173 0.168 0.172
'28 Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotopes 0.568 0.444 0.409 0.530 0.485 0.590 0.564 0.470
'29 Organic chemicals 3.933 4.169 3.711 3.685 3.862 3.842 3.448 3.376
'30 Pharmaceutical products 6.885 5.985 6.264 6.530 7.130 7.743 7.603 7.993
'31 Fertilizers 0.032 0.036 0.034 0.022 0.018 0.021 0.016 0.012
'32 Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivs,pigments etc 3.771 3.488 3.472 3.442 3.344 3.325 3.046 2.770
'33 Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries 2.734 2.653 2.412 2.375 2.479 2.614 2.504 2.494
'34 Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes 0.923 0.938 0.933 0.885 0.906 0.885 0.872 0.800
'35 Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes 1.450 1.497 1.709 1.676 1.733 1.396 1.320 1.313
'36 Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics, etc 2.487 2.510 2.338 2.284 2.184 1.743 1.638 1.870
'37 Photographic or cinematographic goods 0.508 0.486 0.432 0.383 0.308 0.308 0.300 0.233
'38 Miscellaneous chemical products 1.683 1.325 1.491 1.383 1.439 1.263 1.298 1.198
'39 Plastics and articles thereof 1.022 0.978 1.023 1.002 0.957 0.970 0.968 0.955
'40 Rubber and articles thereof 0.241 0.220 0.224 0.213 0.207 0.205 0.210 0.188
'41 Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather 0.221 0.210 0.202 0.205 0.224 0.233 0.250 0.272
'42 Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel goods 0.608 0.542 0.659 0.697 0.806 0.847 0.882 0.845
'43 Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures thereof 0.032 0.054 0.062 0.061 0.050 0.081 0.108 0.114
'44 Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal 0.546 0.465 0.496 0.498 0.498 0.536 0.539 0.566
'45 Cork and articles of cork 0.933 0.595 0.732 0.830 0.873 0.917 1.032 1.217
'46 Manufactures of plaiting material, basketwork, etc. 0.010 0.008 0.012 0.018 0.016 0.018 0.020 0.026
'47 Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste etc 0.328 0.326 0.304 0.345 0.397 0.347 0.413 0.384
'48 Paper & paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board 1.097 1.083 1.159 1.152 1.158 1.082 1.028 1.013
'49 Printed books, newspapers, pictures etc 1.299 1.112 1.073 1.232 1.333 1.471 1.319 1.447
'50 Silk 0.614 0.524 0.373 0.294 0.311 0.287 0.338 0.342
'51 Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric thereof 0.383 0.306 0.298 0.314 0.372 0.387 0.352 0.415
'52 Cotton 0.591 0.576 0.473 0.483 0.444 0.401 0.428 0.427
'53 Vegetable textile fibres nes, paper yarn, woven fabric 0.221 0.161 0.129 0.143 0.179 0.185 0.187 0.187
'54 Manmade filaments 0.696 0.586 0.596 0.571 0.644 0.709 0.713 0.655
'55 Manmade staple fibres 0.269 0.220 0.235 0.247 0.254 0.257 0.246 0.243
'56 Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage, etc 0.871 0.820 0.753 0.809 0.705 0.667 0.692 0.675
'57 Carpets and other textile floor coverings 0.887 0.801 0.723 0.794 0.770 0.783 0.775 0.819
'58 Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry etc 1.522 1.353 1.321 1.222 1.047 0.981 0.888 0.831
'59 Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric 1.415 1.445 1.546 1.636 1.521 1.372 1.343 1.381
'60 Knitted or crocheted fabric 0.336 0.242 0.248 0.229 0.256 0.288 0.275 0.231
'61 Articles of apparel, accessories, knit or crochet 0.171 0.203 0.239 0.247 0.236 0.224 0.212 0.231
'62 Articles of apparel, accessories, not knit or crochet 0.307 0.410 0.521 0.562 0.567 0.564 0.555 0.543
'63 Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing etc 0.328 0.312 0.270 0.266 0.257 0.248 0.249 0.256
'64 Footwear, gaiters and the like, parts thereof 0.214 0.187 0.171 0.169 0.193 0.187 0.186 0.231
'65 Headgear and parts thereof 0.113 0.100 0.110 0.107 0.108 0.108 0.119 0.109
'66 Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips, etc 0.354 0.367 0.437 0.490 0.556 0.646 0.937 0.789
'67 Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair 0.018 0.020 0.021 0.026 0.031 0.018 0.019 0.017
'68 Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica, etc articles 1.112 1.065 1.077 1.066 0.947 0.914 0.925 0.937
'69 Ceramic products 0.187 0.154 0.181 0.192 0.214 0.198 0.212 0.192
'70 Glass and glassware 0.760 0.695 0.719 0.763 0.795 0.743 0.761 0.745
'71 Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins, etc 3.188 3.401 2.795 2.853 2.770 2.897 2.783 2.970
'72 Iron and steel 0.323 0.281 0.290 0.286 0.289 0.303 0.294 0.283
'73 Articles of iron or steel 1.356 1.203 1.211 1.174 1.118 1.032 1.009 0.893
'74 Copper and articles thereof 0.658 0.565 0.597 0.557 0.523 0.425 0.450 0.476
'75 Nickel and articles thereof 0.282 0.289 0.286 0.214 0.201 0.166 0.144 0.214
'76 Aluminium and articles thereof 1.227 1.138 1.191 1.142 1.110 1.049 1.073 1.045
'78 Lead and articles thereof 0.186 0.226 0.253 0.218 0.231 0.306 0.340 0.311
'79 Zinc and articles thereof 0.122 0.138 0.150 0.154 0.141 0.088 0.083 0.139
'80 Tin and articles thereof 0.063 0.037 0.064 0.046 0.040 0.066 0.057 0.049
'81 Other base metals, cermets, articles thereof 0.589 0.583 0.664 0.670 0.748 0.786 0.853 0.794
'82 Tools, implements, cutlery, etc of base metal 2.643 2.429 2.604 2.619 2.589 2.604 2.656 2.596
'83 Miscellaneous articles of base metal 0.723 0.567 0.589 0.590 0.568 0.573 0.566 0.598
'84 Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery, etc 1.234 1.150 1.144 1.160 1.130 1.146 1.159 1.175
'85 Electrical, electronic equipment 0.632 0.507 0.522 0.533 0.563 0.524 0.543 0.588
'86 Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment 1.362 1.318 1.119 1.141 1.518 1.452 1.596 1.612
'87 Vehicles other than railway, tramway 0.132 0.134 0.130 0.137 0.138 0.149 0.151 0.154
'88 Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof 0.391 0.994 1.298 1.248 0.877 0.818 0.794 0.984
'89 Ships, boats and other floating structures 0.012 0.024 0.036 0.033 0.014 0.015 0.037 0.014
'90 Optical, photo, technical, medical, etc apparatus 1.955 2.104 2.257 2.148 2.298 2.321 2.398 2.545
'91 Clocks and watches and parts thereof 24.768 24.551 25.278 27.479 31.295 32.907 34.218 35.145
'92 Musical instruments, parts and accessories 0.540 0.464 0.463 0.503 0.474 0.471 0.538 0.448
'93 Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories thereof 1.476 1.587 1.926 1.575 1.351 1.386 1.856 2.577
'94 Furniture, lighting, signs, prefabricated buildings 0.591 0.485 0.500 0.506 0.525 0.503 0.499 0.503
'95 Toys, games, sports requisites 0.530 0.394 0.423 0.545 0.436 0.260 0.161 0.152
'96 Miscellaneous manufactured articles 1.234 1.205 1.357 1.368 1.426 1.548 1.537 1.450
'97 Works of art, collectors pieces and antiques 4.700 7.105 5.896 6.357 5.309 6.066 7.032 5.937
'99 Commodities not elsewhere specified