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27th of November 2019 Seminar evening

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September 5, 2019

PRESENTATION OF AN OWNER OF A LATIN AMERICAN COMPANY AND EXPERIENCES FROM DOING BUSINESS IN CENTRAL AMERICA

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November 22, 2018

The 10th anniversary of SWECA 

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November 15, 2016

Purchasing Director Martin Löfberg invited our members for coffee testing and an update from the industry with a focus on Central America.

Picture 1-2: Martin Löfberg, Purchasing Director and member of the Löfberg family, shares interesting insights into the coffee industry and shows us how the testing is done.

Picture 3: Testing coffee from Honduras, Costa Rica and Brazil. Honorary Consul El Salvador Tomas Hammar, Ambassador of El Salvador to Sweden Anita Escher Echeverría, Ambassador of Guatemala to Sweden  Francisco Roberto Gross Hernández-Kramer, and SWECA Chair P-G Jönsson.

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Honorary Consul El Salvador Tomas Hammar, Ambassador of El Salvador to Sweden Anita Escher Echeverría, Ambassador of Guatemala to Sweden Francisco Roberto Gross Hernández-Kramer, and SWECA Chair P-G Jönsson.

October 26, 2016

On the occasion of the visit of His Excellency Ing. Roberto Roy, Minister of Canal Affairs, the Embassy of Panama, Business Sweden and SWECA organized a Conference on the Panama Canal, the Metro system and Business Opportunities for Sweden. The event took place at the SEB HQ in Stockholm.

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Roberto Roy, Minister of Canal Affairs, and the Ambassador of Panama to Sweden,

October 13, 2016

Visit from the Minister of Foreign Affairs of El Salvador, Hugo Martínez

Picture 1: Seminar, "Doing Business in El Salvador - Challenges & Opportunities", Näringslivets Hus, Stockholm. From left to right: 1. Ambassador of El Salvador to Sweden Anita Escher Echeverría, SWECA Board Member Nils Ekman, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of El Salvador Hugo Martínez, and SWECA President P-G Jönsson.

Picture 2: The Minister and SWECA met with high executives at Ericsson, recognizing the 102 years of the presence of the company in El Salvador.

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April 26, 2016

SWECA Annual Meeting, Stockholm

From left to right: 1. P-G Jönsson, President of SWECA 2016 2. Annual Meeting participants 3. The founders of SWECA: Tom Bruno, Margareta Nordqvist Eidensten and Tomas Hammar, consuls of Costa Rica, Guatemala and El Salvador respectively 4. Presentation by  Jonas Borglin, CEO at NIR - Näringslivets Internationella Råd (International Council of Swedish Industry)

The President of SWECA 2016, P-G Jönsson.

Annual Meeting Participants

The founders of SWECA
The founders of SWECA

Tom Bruno, Margareta Nordqvist Eidensten and Tomas Hammar, consuls of Costa Rica, Guatemala and El Salvador respectively, founded SWECA in 2008.

Jonas Borglin, CEO at NIR - Näringslivets Internationella Råd (International Council of Swedish Industry).

October 13, 2014

Seminar, "Successful Business Relations with Central America"

Business Sweden, Stockholm

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September 17, 2013

Breakfast Seminar, "Do Business with Central America"

Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, Stockholm

Per Sondén, SWECA
Per Sondén, SWECA
Ulf Pehrson, Ericsson
Ulf Pehrson, Ericsson
Philippe Barreca, Arvid Nordquist
Philippe Barreca, Arvid Nordquist
Audience
Audience

May 30-31, 2013

"Guatemala Investment Summit"

Guatemala City

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May 29, 2013

"Exporting to Sweden and the European Union"

Guatemala City

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May 27, 2013

"Exporting to Sweden"

San Salvador, El Salvador

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November 8, 2012

"Business opportunities of the Association Agreement between the EU and Central America"

Swedish Trade Council, Stockholm

Audience
Audience
Mr. Ambassadors and Mr. President
Mr. Ambassadors and Mr. President

From left to right: H.E. Mr. Martin Rivera Gómez, Ambassador of El Salvador to the Nordic Countries. H.E. Mr. Michael Frühling, Ambassador of Sweden to Central America. Mr. Tomas Hammar, President of SWECA and Consul a.h. of El Salvador in Stockholm.

September 20, 2012

Study Visit

Ericsson, Stockholm

Ericsson and Ambassadors
Ericsson and Ambassadors

From left to right: Mr. Tomas Hammar, President of SWECA, H.E. Mr. Ricardo Quinteros, Ambassador of Panama, Mr. Ulf Pehrsson, Vice President of Ericsson, H.E. Mr. Martin Rivera Gómez, Ambassador of El Salvador.

May 12, 2012

Annual General Meeting, Stockholm

EURACEN
EURACEN

Mr. Meeùs, President of EURACEN, and Mr. Hammar, President of SWECA.

State Secretary Oom
State Secretary Oom

State Secretary Oom, Mr. Tomas Hammar and H.E. Martin Rivera Gómez, Ambassador of El Salvador

Participants
Participants

Some of the participants at the AGM: Mr . Tomas Hammar, President SWECA, Mr. Christian Meeùs, President EURACEN, H.E. Martín Rivera Gómez, Ambassador Mr. Gunnar Oom, Swedish State Secretary of Trade, H.E. Antonio Bermudez, Ambassador of Honduras, H.E. Ricardo Quintero, Ambassador of Panama and Lissette Lindahl, Trade Promotor, Ministry for Foreign Affairs.

March 22, 2012

“Environmental Studies for Sustainable Energy Development in Honduras”

Swedish Trade Council, Stockholm

Dr. Bernt Rydgren
Dr. Bernt Rydgren

Mr. Tomas Hammar and Dr. Bernt Rydgren.

Mr. Björn Back
Mr. Björn Back

Mr. Tomas Hammar and Mr. Björn Back.

Embassy of Honduras, ÅF, SGTA, SWECA
Embassy of Honduras, ÅF, SGTA, SWECA

H.E. Mr. Hernán Antonio Bermúdez Ambassador of Honduras, Dr. Bernt Rydgren, ÅF, Mr. Björn Back, SGTA, Mr. Tomas A. Hammar, President SWECA.