Exportkreditnämnden (EKN) | Export Credit Agency (ECA) in Sweden

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Exportkreditnämnden (EKN) | Export Credit Agency (ECA) in Sweden

EKN has the government’s mission to promote Swedish exports and Swedish companies’ internationalization. We do this by assuring export companies and countering the risk of not being paid so that they can conduct more secure export transactions.
The operations are funded with the premiums of the guarantors. Correct financing offer is a major advantage in international business. EKN’s guarantees allow you to offer your customers competitive credit terms.

A summary of Exportkreditnämnden (EKN)

Summary video of Exportkreditnämnden (EKN) and how it operates in Sweden. EKN EXPORTKREDITNÄMNDEN

Exportkreditnämnden (EKN) – Benefits of using an ECA in Sweden

  • Guarantee for non-payment in supplier credits
  •  Counter guarantee
  •  Operating Credit Guarantee

What types of products and services does Exportkreditnämnden (EKN) offer in Sweden?

It will be easier for exporting companies to get funding when EKN shares and shares the payment risk. This increases the business opportunities for exporters. EKN guarantees both goods and services exports and small and large businesses.
There are many different risks that may arise in an export business. Here you can read about our three most sought after guarantees and what they cover.

  •  Guarantee for non-payment in supplier credits
  •  counter guarantee
  •  Operating Credit Guarantee
History of Exportkreditnämnden (EKN)

EKN was established in 1933 and has since been a complement to the private export credit insurance market. They have a worldwide network of banks, companies and other countries’ export credit agencies. They also work closely with other export promotion organisations in Sweden.EKN is funded with the guarantee holders’ premiums that reflect the risk in the transaction. The activities shall be financially self-sustaining over time.

Finished Goods – Our innovative structuring capabilities allow us to put together complex finance structures, even if the end goods are finished

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Soft Commodities / Grains – We’ll work with traders and producers to help them increase their trade flows in the jurisdictions they’re operating in

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Metals – From scrap metal to alloys, we help traders and distributors access trade, receivable or PO finance for iron, steel and non-ferrous metals

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Key Stats

Name:

Exportkreditnämnden (EKN)

Country:

SWEDEN

Description:

EKN was established in 1933 and has since been a complement to the private export credit insurance market. They have a worldwide network of banks, companies and other countries’ export credit agencies. They also work closely with other export promotion organisations in Sweden.EKN is funded with the guarantee holders’ premiums that reflect the risk in the transaction. The activities shall be financially self-sustaining over time.

CEO Information:

Karin Apelman Exportkreditnämnden (EKN) CEO

Founded:

1933

Employees:

300

Government:

Swedish Government

Address:

Visiting address: Kungsgatan 36 Box 3064 103 61 Stockholmddress here
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