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Services and Goods Exports from the Nordics

Strongholds and profiles of exporting enterprises

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The publication Services and Goods Exports from the Nordics – Strongholds and profiles of exporting enterprises analyses the exports of services and goods from the Nordic countries and profiles the exporting enterprises. The report addresses issues such as: What are the strongholds of the Nordic countries, both in terms of the type of exported services and goods and in terms of geographical markets? New data profile for the first time the services trading enterprises in a comparative analysis across the Nordics. How have exporting enterprises performing compared to non-exporting enterprises since the crisis in terms of employment and value added creation? What is the importance of multinationals for the exports from the Nordic countries? The analysis identify the importance of true SMEs compared to SMEs belonging to larger groups and identify the born globals and analyse their survival rate and employment creation compared to other non-exporting newly born enterprises.

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Introduction

The participation of domestic enterprises in international trade is an important driver for economic growth and a source for economic welfare in our societies. Recent research has shown that enterprises engaged in international trade are generally larger and more productive than enterprises serving only domestic markets.2 Increased and detailed knowledge about enterprises engaged in international trade is thus important for policyshaping to create better framework conditions for enterprises to become engaged in international trade and global value chains.

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