On this page you will find beneficial information regarding foreign direct investment in / trading with Sweden. If you are interested in exploring trade or investment possibilities in the country, feel free to contact the International Trade Council team. Additionally, we encourage you to engage with the official government investment agency featured on this page.
It is important to note that while the statistics presented on this page were understood to be accurate at the time of publication, they are subject to change over time. Please consult your ITC Trade Commissioner for up-to-date information.
Type of Government: Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy
Population: 10.42 million (2021)
GDP: 635.7 billion USD (2021)
Corporate Tax Rate: 20.6%
Personal Income Tax Rate: 52.3%
Major Exports: Cars ($12.3B), Refined Petroleum ($8.8B), Packaged Medicaments ($8.23B), Sawn Wood ($5.2B), and Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701 to 8705) ($5.08B), exporting mostly to Germany ($19.1B), Norway ($17.4B), United States ($15.2B), Denmark ($14.5B), and Finland ($11.9B).
Major Imports: Cars ($9.6B), Crude Petroleum ($8.34B), Motor vehicles; parts and accessories (8701 to 8705) ($5.74B), Refined Petroleum ($5.32B), and Broadcasting Equipment ($5.28B), importing mostly from Germany ($30.6B), Netherlands ($15.2B), Norway ($13.7B), China ($12.4B), and Denmark ($11.9B).
Investment Agency: Business Sweden
National Chamber of Commerce: Swedish Chambers of Commerce
Customs Agency: Swedish Customs