Sweden’s unique focus on innovation, sustainability, co-creation and equality has created a highly dynamic economy. This makes the country a formidable platform for companies to expand their business upon and to use as a brand that meets the demands of an increasingly purpose-driven world.
Business Sweden continuously monitors markets globally, and analyses the effects on Swedish companies’ internationalisation. Our reports provide a broad view of Swedish exports and foreign investments.
Sweden’s future prosperity is put in jeopardy as some countries undermine the foundations of global free trade. This report contributes to the broad knowledge base that will be instrumental in efforts to counteract this negative trend.
Recession or no recession, China isn’t wasting any time in rolling out 5G across major sectors. Here’s a look at next-gen networks in the world’s biggest test market for 5G and what Swedish suppliers should expect.
How are Swedish export companies affected by the coronavirus crisis? Sales will continue to suffer severely, our latest survey shows, but fewer companies expect the situation to worsen in the next four weeks.
Smart solutions for sustainable and cost-efficient air conditioning is a hot topic in the Gulf states. As urbanisation picks up speed in one of the world’s hottest regions, promising opportunities are opening up for Swedish suppliers of cutting-edge systems for district cooling.
High rates of urbanisation and increasingly sedentary lifestyles are creating healthcare challenges in the UAE and Saudi Arabia. To tackle the burden of non-communicable disease and halt the increase, governments are strategically transforming their healthcare systems.
Unprecedented economic growth and increasing numbers of upper-middle consumers are driving Africa’s retail revolution. Our report explores the future trends and behaviours in the continents fastest growing markets and opportunities for Swedish companies to grow global sales.
Asian competitors are gaining ground while a political agenda to favour domestic “Made in Australia” suppliers presents new challenges. But there is a silver lining for Swedish companies: the drive toward sustainability.
The European HVAC and filters industries are on rapid trajectory of modernisation and digitalisation, our report examines the global megatrends and the shifting production models across the European ecosystem.
Services are on the upswing in global manufacturing and economic rewards await Swedish companies that get on board. How do you shift from a product-focused offering to a service-oriented business model?
The US-China trade war began in July, 2018, following 18 months of escalation as both entered a calmer phase when a first agreement was signed on January 15 this year in Washington. Nonetheless, the antagonism remains for the foreseeable future and the trade war will continue to take different forms.
Ensuring your China strategy considers local and global market needs is critical for growth and long-term success in a complex and challenging market. This report outlines seven strategic elements for Swedish companies to consider when looking at growth in China’s ‘new era’.