About the Organisation & Partners
Business Sweden is jointly owned by the Swedish Government and the Swedish industry. This unique position gives us access to networks that span all levels, including private and Governmental owned businesses. Business Sweden helps Swedish companies grow global sales and international companies to invest and expand in Sweden.
The Consulate General of Sweden in Istanbul
The Consulate General of Sweden in Istanbul represents Sweden and the Swedish government in Turkey and promotes Swedish interests.
At the Consulate General there are about 25 employees, whereabout 16 are locally employed and 7 are sent out from the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs. Here is also a Nordic Liaison Officer and a Culture Attaché working. Consul General Mr. Peter Ericson is the Head of Mission
EKN, The Swedish Export Credit Agency
EKN, The Swedish Export Credit Agency, offers guarantees for payments and finacing in Swedish related export transactions. The guarantees from triple A rated State of Sweden reduce risks for exporters transactions. The guarantees from triple A rated State of Sweden reduce risks for exporters and commercial banks, thereby enabling attractive finacing terms for international buyers.
SEK, The Swedish Export Credit Corporation
SEK, The Swedish Export Credit Corporation, provides long term funding for Swedish export related transactions. Enjoying a high credit rating, SEK can offer favorable loans in various currencies at fixed or floating rates to facilitate export deals.
The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. The Volvo Group, with its headquarters in Gothenburg, employs about 100 000 people, has production facilities in 18 countries and sells its products in more than 190 markets.