Exporting to Sweden

A guide for British businesses who are interested in developing their overseas trade and doing business in Sweden.

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A detailed guide on doing business in and with Sweden. The guide contains information on:

  • challenges of doing business in Sweden
  • growth potential
  • trade between the UK and Sweden
  • opportunities in Sweden
  • start-up considerations
  • legal considerations
  • tax and customs considerations
  • entry requirements
  • who to contact for more help

More information


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Published 15 April 2014
Last updated 10 July 2015 + show all updates
  1. 2015 update of exporting to Sweden guide.

  2. Updated 2014 version of exporting to Sweden guide.

  3. First published.