Economic Reports

Dear SwissCham Members and Friends,

SwissCham has compiled a number of economic reports which are available for your use. The reports are categorized among the following industries:

  • Aerospace & Automotive, Consumers & Retail
  • Communication & Technology
  • Energy & Materials
  • Financial Services
  • Food & Beverages
  • General Reports
  • Human Resources
  • Medical & Healthcare
  • Pharmaceuticals & Life Science
  • Social Security
  • Survey
  • Tourism
  • Transportation & Logistics
  • Swiss Government Official Reports
  • Sino-Swiss Business Related Reports

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McKinsey Bigger, better, broader: A perspective on China's auto market in 2020 2012
Accenture China's automotive market 2013
Roland Berger Driven - Are China's car manufacturers ready to compete in the US and Europe? 2006
EY Impact of Beijing's license quota system on the Chinese automotive industry 2011
McKinsey Innovating in China’s automotive market: An interview with GM China’s president 2012
IBM Inside China - The Chinese view their automotive future 2006
IBM Inside China - The Chinese view their automotive future /short 2006
PwC Market updates on aviation financing 2013
EY Mega trends shaping the global commercial vehicle industry 2012
KPMG Overcapacity: A potential 'Speedbump' in the World's largest Automotive Market 2012
McKinsey Recharging China's electric vehicle aspirations -  A perspective on revitalizing China’s electric vehicle industry 2012
EY Urban mobility blueprint 2012
BCG China's DigitalGenerations 2,0 - Digital Media and Commerce go Mainstream 2010
Grantham Institute for Climate Change China's energy technologies to 2050  
McKinsey China’s social-media boom 2012
PEW Center on Global Climate change Coal initiative reports 2010
EY IFRS for the wind industry 2012
IBM SCM/SAP Practice in China 2007
EY Social media strategy, policy and governance 2012
China IPRSME Helpdesk Technology transfer to China - Guidance for Businesses 2012
US Climate Policy Program Technology Transfer to China to adress climate change 2009
McKinsey 2012 Annual Chinese Consumer Report From Mass to Mainstream: Keeping Pace With China’s Rapidly Changing Consumers 2012
EY Capturing Recall Costs 2011
Accenture China Brand Opportunities - Where they are and how to make the most of them to achieve high performance 2008
Deloitte China's consumer markets - a closing window of opportunity 2013
Deloitte China's consumer market - opportunities and risks 2005
Bain & Co China e-commerce: Heading toward RMB 1.5 trillion 2012
Bain & Co China Luxury Market Study 2010 2010
Bain & Co China Luxury Market Study 2011 2011
Bain & Co China Luxury Study 2012 2012
Bain & Co Chinesen sind die Luxusshopper der Zukunft 2012
McKinsey Click-by-click: How consumers are changing China’s e-commerce landscape 2012
McKinsey Consuming China: How to get ready for the next stage 2012
PwC Demystifying the online shopper: 10 myths of multichannel retailing 2013
Accenture eChina - Accenture solutions for e-Commerce in  China 2013
KPMG Global Reach of China Luxury 2012
Mc Kinsey Inside China’s hypermarkets: Past and prospects 2013
PwC Key findings in the retail and consumer goods industry 2011
KPMG Luxury experiences in China 2012
McKinsey Luxury Without Borders: China’s New Class of Shoppers Take on the World 2012
McKinsey Meet the 2020 Chinese Consumer 2013
PwC 2013 Outlook for the retail and consumer products sector in Asia  2013
BCG Sellig in China  
EY Spotlight on China 2012
Accenture Taming the channel complexities of the Chinese consumer market 2012
EY Transacting in emerging markets 2013
KPMG The Application of IFRS: Retail companies 2010
BCG The Keys to the Kingdom - unlocking China's consumer power 2011
McKinsey The New Frontiers of Growth 2012
KPMG The Rise of the Middle Class in Asian Emerging Markets 2011
Deloitte Where is China's manufacturing industry going? 2013
ATKearney Winning China's Apparel Market 2013
IBM Winning in China's Mass Markets 2007
Accenture Winning the heart of the chinese consumer 2013
Deloitte Winning the wallet of today's Chinese consumers - a look at consumer buying preferences 2012
EY Working with tobacco companies in the new normal 2010
CIS Energy and Geopolitics in China 2009
EY Fraud and corruption in mining and metals 2010
EY Navigating joint ventures in the oil and gas industry 2012
Worldwatch Institute Renewable Energy and Efficiency in China 2010
EY A look inside China’s VAT system 2013
Barclays China beyond the miracle part 1 2011
Barclays China beyond the miracle part 3 2011
Booz & Co China in search of the perfect Deal - Opportuity, Motive and Means? 2009
PwC China: Tightened enforcement and control over visa rules for foreigners 2013
McKinsey Choosing where to list your company 2012
Deloitte Finding a smooth path to repatriate cash and profits from China 2010
KPMG Global Indirect Tax Brief 2013
KPMG Harmonising China Free Trade Agreements with bonded zones 2013
EY Making the right moves 2012
Deloitte Remote delivery - The China story 2013
McKinsey Report on private banking in China 2012 2012
Deloitte Tax issues of establishing and operating a business in China 2006
McKinsey The changing face of Asian personal financial services 2011
Accenture Understanding the High Net Worth Market in China 2012
Deloitte VAT reform in China - the pilot has taken flight 2012
McKinsey What’s in store for China in 2013? 2012
EY Appetite for growth 2011
Accenture China's Beer Indystry - Breaking the growth Bottleneck 2012
RIC China Drinking Water Industry Report 2009/10 2010
Sustainalytics China's Food Safety in 2012 - Assessing the increased risks 2012
PwC China’s war on water scarcity 2013
Canadean Ltd China Quarterly Beverage Tracker Report Q1 2013 2013
China Briefing Entering the chinese Food & Beverage market  - The San Gines way 2012
CRS Reports Food and Agricultural Imports from China 2008
PwC Food and Beverage industry in China 2012
PEPSICO Sustainability Report Pepsico Greater China 2011
DuisburgerPapiere Task Force: Food Security and Food Safety in China 2011
EY The Contribution made by Beer to the European Economy 2011
Bain & Co What chinese shoppers really do but will never tell you 2012
McKinsey A CEO's guide to innovation in China 2012
Bain & Co China auf dem Weg zur Nummer eins? 2011
Accenture China rising 2008
EY China’s productivity imperative 2012
Booz & Co China - Strategies for the new China landscape 2012
Roland Berger China will trigger the next management revolution 2010
Deloitte Emergence of China - new frontiers in outbound M&A 2009
Roland Berger How China's Industrial Growth will affect the rest of the world 2009
KPMG Investment in the People’s Republic of China 2011
Booz & Co Lessons from China - The Importance of Knowledge-based Sourcing in Low-cost countries 2009
Deloitte Mid-size manufacturers - effectively competing in China 2006
Deloitte Mergers and Acquisitions - Trends in China 2013
EY Private equity roundup — China 2012
EY Rethinking profitable growth: the productivity imperative for foreign multinationals in China 2012
Deloitte The China Factor - Doing business in China 2012
Roland Berger The End of the China Cycle? 2011
KPMG The Future for MNCs in China 2012
KPMG The gift of a sustainable future 2011
  The new normal of chinese development  
Deloitte The resurgent dragon - searching for value in troubled times 2012
McKinsey Three snapshots of Chinese innovation 2012
McKinsey 2011 Urban Sustainability Index 2011
Accenture Wage increases in China? Should Multinationals rethink their Manufacturing and Sourcing Strategies? 2011
Roland Berger What does the future hold for private equity in China? 2008
McKinsey What’s next for China?  
McKinsey Addressing China's Looming Talent Shortage 2005
Towers Watson China Human Resource Environment 2012 2009
KPMG Education in China 2010
CCHDS Functions and Human Resources of China's Primary Health Care System in the early stage of Health System Reform 2011
EUSMECentre HR - Challenges in China?  
DDI Super Human Resources in China?  
McKinsey Women Matter: An Asian Perspective - Harnessing female talent to raise corporate performance 2012
EY Cash on prescription 2012
APCO China's Medical Device and Healthcare IT Industries 2010
US Dept of Commerce China - Medical Devices market and Healthcare reform 2006
KPMG Health Care and Life Science in China 2013
IBM Healthcare in China 2006
WHO Health insurance systems in China - a briefing note 2010
McKinsey Healthcare in China - entering uncharted waters 2012
McKinsey Healthcare in China - entering uncharted waters 2012
CSIS Implementing Health Care Reform Policies in China 2011
PwC Invest in an evolving global hospital market 2012
CSIS Key Issues in China's Health Care Reform 2012
MedTech Switzerland The People's Republic of China - Market for medical Devices - Opportunities and challenges for Swiss companies 2012
EY Pulse of the Industry 2012
PUBOL Reforming Healthcare in China 2012
KPMG The changing face of Healthcare in China 2010
WHO Universal Coverage of Health Care in China - Challenges 2010
Export Victoria China pharmaceutical industry report 2010
PwC Investing in China's Pharmaceutical Industry 2nd Edition 2009
  Pharma China 2012
KPMG Poised for the giant leap 2011
Deloitte Opportunities in China's Pharmaceuticals Market 2011
Elsevier Business Intelligence The Rise of China - Implications for pharma and pharma librarians 2012
EY Delivering Sustainable Cost Containment: Insurance Industry Perspective 2012
International Transport Forum Implementing sustainable urban travel policies in China 2011
PwC Foreign insurance companies in China 2012 2012
Towers Watson The Chinese insurance market  
McKinsey China Luxury Consumer Survey 2012
PwC Foreign Banks in China Survey 2011
KPMG Global Reach of China Luxury 2013
Booz & Co Innovation - China's next advantage? 2012
PwC Retail and Consumer Goods CEO Survey 2013
PwC Transportation and Logistics CEO Survey 2013
ATKearney China's Hospitality Industry 2013
XolaConsulting Chinese Travellers - Trends for Adventure Companies and Destinations 2008
WTO Report on urban Tourism Development 2012
BCG Travel and Tourism in China and Beyond 2011
ATKearney China's e-Commerce Market - The Logistics Challenges 2011
ATKearney China 2015 - Transportation and Logistics Strategies 2010
Oxford Economics Economic Benefits from Air Transport in China 2011
UNDESA Electric Vehicles in the Context of sustainable Development in China 2011
KPMG Infrastructure in China 2013
KPMG Logistics in China - Property and infrastructure 2008
PwC Logistikmarkt in China - alles All-inclusive? 2011
Accenture The United States and China - The race to Disruprive Transport Technologies 2011
KPMG Transport in China - Property and infrastructure 2008
World Transport Transportation in China 2006
KPMG On the move in China - the role of transport and logistics in a changing economy 2011
Swiss Embassy ECONOMIC REPORT: CHINA – JUNE 2013 2013
Swiss Embassy ECONOMIC REPORT: CHINA – JUNE 2014 2014
Swiss Embassy ECONOMIC REPORT: CHINA - AUGUST 2016 2016
Swiss Embassy ECONOMIC REPORT: CHINA – JUNE 2017 2017
Swiss Embassy ECONOMIC REPORT: CHINA - JUNE 2018 2018
CEIBS - SCS Shanghai 2013 Swiss Business in China 2013