Among its many other activities, the FH works regularly to educate consumers all over the world about the watch industry by creating public awareness of the beauty of Swiss watches, teaching them to understand the workings of a timepiece or explaining how centuries of history have given the Swiss watch its unique identity.
The strong results posted throughout the first six months of the year enabled Swiss watch industry exports to pass the 10 billion francs mark at the end of the first half; that had no longer been the case since 2015. With 10.5% growth over the first half of 2017, they reached 10.5 billion francs, i.e. one billion more than at the same time last year. This was the strongest half-yearly rise since 2012.
Few watch manufactures have the indispensable expertise required to develop, produce and assemble the parts composing regulating organs. Precision Engineering is one of them and produces key components such as balance-springs, balance-wheels, pallet-levers and escape-wheels.
Inaugurated in June 2018, the Bulgari Hotel Shanghai is the sixth gem in the Bulgari hotel collection. It is located on the banks of Suhe Creek, a rapidly evolving urban area created by OCT, the leading Chinese real estate developer, and encompassing residences, art spaces and parks.
Swiss watches enjoy an unrivalled worldwide reputation.
The Swiss watch industry has decided to strengthen the criteria of the Swiss made label.
Buying or selling counterfeit products undermines know-how, finances organised crime, and threatens jobs and innovation.