Electric scooters are gaining in popularity in Switzerland

Electric scooters are gaining in popularity in Switzerland

Manufacturers and distributors of electric scooters have every reason to rejoice as the sales figures for these environmentally friendly models are a great success.

New registrations of electric scooters in Switzerland have shown double-digit growth in the last three years (1).

  • 715 new electric model registrations in 2018
  • 1,066 for the year 2019 (+49%)
  • 1,437 for the past year 2020 (+35%)

These figures reveal a very strong dynamism in the electric scooter segment with very significant growth potential. In fact, the scooter segment as a whole represents an average of around 18,000 registrations per year in Switzerland.

With 8% of the total number of scooter registrations, the electric scooter segment has a bright future ahead in the Swiss Confederation.


(1) Source: Swiss Office for Motorcycles and Scooters OSMS