Secondary sector with higher production and turnover increases in 4th quarter 2021 and in 2021 as a whole

Neuchâtel, 18.02.2022 - Secondary sector production rose by 6.2% in 4th quarter 2021 in comparison with the same quarter a year earlier. Turnover rose by 8.3%. In 2021 as a whole, with +7.9% (turnover +8.9%), the secondary sector produced considerably more than in 2020, the first year of the pandemic, more than making up for the previous year’s losses (production –2.8%; turnover –4.7%). This is shown by provisional results from the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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