Sweden is one of the Scandinavian countries, the home of the well-known Vikings. Sweden, the home of VBA Group, shares borders with Finland and Norway, and is connected to Denmark across the sea by a bridge-tunnel.

The size of the country is about 450 000 sqkm which makes it the third biggest country of the European Union. The population is about 9.1 million according to 2011 estimations. Stockholm is the capital and most populous city of Sweden. The type of government is constitutional monarchy. Even though Sweden is part of the European Union since 1995, their currency is still SEK, Swedish Krona.

The most important export partners of Sweden are Germany, Norway and United Kingdom.

Sweden contributed to the development of global levels by inventing pacemaker, Tetra Pak and the ultra sound.