The 191 Swiss shopping centers see their revenues plummet due to the closed restaurants and stores. They are currently losing CHF 39 million a day due to travel and activity restrictions related to the coronavirus.
This is the estimate made by the consulting firm Stoffel, which publishes the Swiss Council Marktreport 2020. The impact varies, however, depending on the combination of products and sectors.
It is also difficult to predict the evolution of annual turnover. As online commerce explodes, the question is whether at the end of the crisis, consumers will continue to shop online or return to stationary commerce.