Annual Report 2016
In a world of uncertainty, demand for EKN’s guarantees continues to be high. In 2016, EKN guaranteed more export than ever before, SEK 43.6 billion to 130 countries. The number of clients that are small and medium-sized enterprises increased for the second year running.
Guarantee volume amounted to SEK 43.6 billion for transactions to 130 countries (SEK 90.1 billion to 119 countries.
EKN guaranteed a record number of transactions during the year, 1,821 in total. That is 264 more than in 2015 (1,557).
Guarantees issued to small and medium-sized enterprises amounted to SEK 2.5 billion, similar to last year’s record volume. The number of SME transactions increased to 599 (537).
EKN’s regional presence in Sweden has been strengthened, with more employees, consultants and collaboration with other export promoters in Team Sweden.
Claims paid increased substantially to SEK 1.53 billion (SEK 0.48 billion). Problem transactions and claims during the year included some large transactions.
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