Overview In August 2021 Sweden's Packaged Medicaments exports accounted up to SEK3.65B and imports accounted up to SEK2.07B, resulting in a positive trade balance of SEK1.59B. Between August 2020 and August 2021 the exports of Sweden's Packaged Medicaments have increased by SEK172M (4.95%) from SEK3.48B to SEK3.65B, while imports decreased by SEK-143M (-6.46%) from SEK2.21B to SEK2.07B.
Destinations In August 2021, Packaged Medicaments were exported mostly to United States (SEK518M), France (SEK499M), China (SEK449M), Norway (SEK315M), and Japan (SEK224M), and were imported mostly from Denmark (SEK617M), Germany (SEK321M), Belgium (SEK279M), Italy (SEK177M), and Netherlands (SEK175M).
Growth In August 2021, the increase in Packaged Medicaments's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to France (SEK326M or 187%), China (SEK133M or 42.2%), and Saudi Arabia (SEK93.8M or 363%). In August 2021, the decrease in Packaged Medicaments's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by a decrease in imports from United States (SEK-158M or -90.6%), United Kingdom (SEK-79.7M or -84.7%), and Germany (SEK-60.2M or -15.8%).