Value of Fake Watches Sold Each Year

in Counterfeit Goods

The net profit of the estimated 40 million counterfeit watches sold each year is valued at roughly $1 billion.  The trade is equal to 6 percent of the Swiss Watch Industry’s exports.

Source:  The Foundation de la Haute Horlogerie, “Fake Watches are for Fake People,” last accessed: July 15, 2009.

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