Top Sweden Imports from the World
In 2017, Sweden bought US$153.9 billion worth of imported products down by -4.2% since 2013 but up by 9.1% from 2016 to 2017.
Top 10 Swedish Imports from Germany

Germany's exports to Sweden amounted to
$28.7 billion or 18.7% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $7.4 billion
  2. Machinery: $5 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $3 billion
  4. Plastics: $1.3 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $1.1 billion
  6. Iron and steel: $1 billion
  7. Pharmaceuticals: $905.5 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $694.7 million
  9. Railway, tram equipment: $418.9 million
10. Other chemical goods: $367.3 million
Top 10 Swedish Imports from Netherlands

Dutch exports to Sweden amounted to
$13.6 billion or 8.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $2.7 billion
  2. Machinery: $2.4 billion
  3. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.3 billion
  4. Vehicles: $1 billion
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $522.6 million
  6. Plastics: $504.5 million
  7. Iron and steel: $431.7 million
  8. Pharmaceuticals: $342.5 million
  9. Vegetables: $271.8 million
10. Fruits, nuts: $256.2 million
Top 10 Swedish Imports from Norway

Norway's exports to Sweden amounted to
$11.8 billion or 7.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Fish: $4.2 billion
  2. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.7 billion
  3. Aluminum: $619.8 million
  4. Plastics: $413.7 million
  5. Wood: $388.9 million
  6. Organic chemicals: $330.8 million
  7. Vehicles: $274.1 million
  8. Paper: $268.5 million
  9. Electronic equipment: $265.8 million
10. Iron and steel: $259 million
Top 10 Swedish Imports from Denmark

Denmark's exports to Sweden amounted to
$11.1 billion or 7.2% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.6 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.2 billion
  3. Electronic equipment: $871.1 million
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $713.1 million
  5. Plastics: $393.6 million
  6. Dairy, eggs, honey: $392.4 million
  7. Furniture, lighting, signs: $359.5 million
  8. Meat: $279.2 million
  9. Iron or steel products: $261.1 million
10. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $254.5 million
Top 10 Swedish Imports from China

China's exports to Sweden amounted to
$8.4 billion or 5.5% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $2 billion
  2. Machinery: $1.3 billion
  3. Furniture, lighting, signs: $816.9 million
  4. Clothing (not knit or crochet): $581.4 million
  5. Knit or crochet clothing: $477.4 million
  6. Iron or steel products: $322.6 million
  7. Toys, games: $290.2 million
  8. Plastics: $262.8 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $252.8 million
10. Vehicles: $223.6 million
Top 10 Swedish Imports from the UK

United Kingdom's exports to Sweden amounted to $7.9 billion or 5.1% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.2 billion
  2. Vehicles: $1.1 billion
  3. Machinery: $1 billion
  4. Electronic equipment: $839 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $468.9 million
  6. Iron and steel: $440.5 million
  7. Plastics: $274 million
  8. Medical, technical equipment: $242 million
  9. Beverages: $193.5 million
10. Rubber: $164.3 million
Top 10 Swedish Imports from Finland

Finland's exports to Sweden amounted to
$7.3 billion or 4.7% of its overall imports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $1.5 billion
  2. Machinery: $802.9 million
  3. Iron and steel: $640.1 million
  4. Vehicles: $472.1 million
  5. Electronic equipment: $401.3 million
  6. Paper: $372.2 million
  7. Plastics: $358.4 million
  8. Iron or steel products: $319.3 million
  9. Wood: $192.4 million
10. Rubber: $154.8 million
Top 10 Swedish Imports from Belgium

Belgium's exports to Sweden amounted to
$7.2 billion or 4.6% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $2.7 billion
  2. Machinery: $633.7 million
  3. Plastics: $489.8 million
  4. Pharmaceuticals: $348.7 million
  5. Medical, technical equipment: $253.5 million
  6. Rubber: $252.5 million
  7. Electronic equipment: $246.5 million
  8. Organic chemicals: $242.6 million
  9. Iron and steel: $182.7 million
10. Mineral fuels including oil: $150.3 million
Top 10 Swedish Imports from France

France's exports to Sweden amounted to
$6 billion or 3.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Vehicles: $1.2 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $850.9 million
  3. Machinery: $670 million
  4. Organic chemicals: $382.5 million
  5. Beverages: $275 million
  6. Plastics: $258.5 million
  7. Iron and steel: $255.3 million
  8. Pharmaceuticals: $191.2 million
  9. Medical, technical equipment: $174.7 million
10. Inorganic chemicals: $158.6 million
Top 10 Swedish Imports from Poland

Poland's exports to Sweden amounted to
$6 billion or 3.9% of its overall imports.

  1. Electronic equipment: $987.1 million
  2. Machinery: $937 million
  3. Furniture, lighting, signs: $560.3 million
  4. Vehicles: $551.3 million
  5. Iron or steel products: $284 million
  6. Wood: $225.3 million
  7. Plastics: $207.4 million
  8. Mineral fuels including oil: $175.8 million
  9. Paper: $171.2 million
10. Glass: $158.6 million
Top 10 Swedish Imports from Italy

Italy's exports to Sweden amounted to
$5 billion or 3.3% of its overall imports.

  1. Machinery: $1.2 billion
  2. Vehicles: $564.5 million
  3. Electronic equipment: $350.7 million
  4. Beverages: $216.5 million
  5. Pharmaceuticals: $203.2 million
  6. Plastics: $200.8 million
  7. Iron or steel products: $195.6 million
  8. Furniture, lighting, signs: $144.4 million
  9. Iron and steel: $136.2 million
10. Rubber: $122.8 million
Fastest-Growing Swedish Imports 2017
Research Note: 
Import numbers rarely match the source exporters’ stats. Reasons for import-export statistical discrepancies include re-exports, time lags, misallocations, distinct trade reporting systems, different quantity measurements and country confidentiality rules. Also, transportation and insurance costs are sometimes added to import totals.
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis