China, Japan or Swiss Movement? Is there any difference?
This is the cheapest watch movement and it is regarded to be less accurate than the Japan or Swiss movements. Usually you find this movement in lower quality watches.
This is, regarding price, a mid-range movement class. Although it is less expensive than the Swiss movement, Japan has nowadays managed to make very reliable movements. Japan movement is accurate but with less detailed design compared to the Swiss movement.
Swiss Movement and Swiss Parts
Switzerland has perfected the art of movement making for well over a hundred years and its regarded as the high-end movement used in watches all over the world. The Swiss movement is crafted with great detail and aesthetics. It is also known to be very accurate.
Swiss movement in itself is a work of art. Swiss movement is expensive and is usually found in high-end watches.