Sweden: New sales record for the organic market

International_EN, Sweden

14.03.2017 Karin Heinze

Organic food sales increased by 3.9 billion Swedish Krona (SEK) (€390m) to 25.4 billion SEK (€2.54 billion) in 2016. Organic food sales rose from 7.7 percent to 8.7 percent of the total food market, and online sales stand out with organic food sales now 25 percent of the market. The organic market has been growing for 20 consecutive years and is expected to double within the next 10-year period.

Natural Products Scandinavia & Nordic Organic Food Fair successful

International_EN, Sweden

25.11.2016 Editor

The Nordic region’s biggest co-located trade shows for natural and organic food and drink, health, beauty, eco-living and self-care products took place over 16-17 November. A record 4,912 attendees (a significant 25% increase for 2016) were out in force to see and sample the next-wave of new product innovations from 375 exhibiting companies.

Sweden: organic market with significant growth

International_EN, Sweden

04.11.2016 Editor

After the first six month of 2016, the market share for organic products in Sweden reached 9% by sales value. This is as great a market share as in Denmark according to the half-year report by the consulting company Ekoweb.

Starkes Wachstum: Der schwedische Biomarkt 2015

International_EN, Sweden

06.04.2016 Redaktion

Ekoweb Sverige hat die vorläufigen Umsatzzahlen des schwedischen Biolebensmittel-Markts für 2015 zusammengefasst. Demnach stieg der Umsatz von Biolebensmitteln um 39 Prozent auf mehr als 2 Milliarden Euro. Der Anteil der Bio-Umsätze im gesamten Lebensmittelmarkt stieg um 2,1 auf 7,7 Prozent.

Strong growth: The Swedish organic market 2015

International_EN, Sweden

22.03.2016 Editor

The Swedish online portal Ekoweb Sverige has summarized the preliminary sales figures for 2015 for the Swedish organic food market.The summary shows that sales of organic food overall has increased by 39 percent to more than 21 billion SEK (2.3 bn €). The total turnover of the Swedish market for food and drink is about 280 billion SEK (30.3 billion Euro). Ekoweb is gathering the data every year. There is also a market report from KRAV the main certification organization of organic production in Sweden.

Largest organic supermarket in Sweden now open

International_EN, Sweden


On 4 June 2014, a new supermarket has opened in Stockholm, called Paradiset.

Survey on thematic priorities on sustainability in the organic sector

International_EN, Sweden

11.04.2015 Redaktion

What are the views of stakeholders on sustainability in the organic sector? The Organic Research Centre and the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) are looking at the thematic priorities.

Sweden: Sales of organics still booming

International_EN, Sweden


Sales of organics in Sweden grew by 38 percent in 2014.

Organic growth continues on the global level

International_EN, Sweden

24.02.2015 Karin Heinze

The latest global data on organic farming has been presented by IFOAM – Organics International and the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) at the BioFach fair 2015 in Nuremberg. The global organic market increased to 72 billion US Dollars, organic agricultural land worldwide is 43 million hectares.

Sweden: Organic shops in Stockholm and growth in the catering sector

International_EN, Sweden

05.01.2015 Redaktion

Organic sales in large retail stores in Sweden grew tremendously in the first months of 2014

The organic year 2014: markets, trade fairs, politics and trends

International_EN, Sweden

22.12.2014 Redaktion

Have a look with us at the most important events and organic issues of 2014 in the German and international organic industry.

Healthy growth in global organic food sector

International_EN, Sweden

10.11.2014 Redaktion
The interest in organically produced food is continuing all round the world.

Sales of organics booming in Sweden

International_EN, Sweden

25.09.2014 Redaktion

Large retail chains are reporting enormous growth rates for the first half of 2014.

Organic fairs and meetings around the world

International_EN, Sweden

28.01.2013 Redaktion
In 2013, important fairs around organics will take place again around the world.

Good vintage for the international organic sector

International_EN, Sweden

04.10.2012 Redaktion
The organic markets in Europa picked up speed again.

Sweden: Sales of organics increase by 11 %

International_EN, Sweden

27.07.2011 Redaktion

Sales of organic products in Sweden increased by 11 % in 2010.

Nordic countries unified at BioFach

International_EN, Sweden

09.02.2011 Redaktion
Nordic food is the new gastronomic trend in Europe

Sweden: Organic sales increased by 18 %

International_EN, Sweden

06.04.2010 Redaktion
In 2009, organic sales gained 18 % in retail, restaurants, schools and hospitals in Sweden.

Stockholm: an organic supermarket at last!

International_EN, Sweden

17.11.2009 Redaktion
Tradition has it that organic products are marketed in Sweden via the conventional retail trade

Vegetarian organic supermarket in southern Sweden

International_EN, Sweden

18.07.2008 Redaktion

Dan Stielow-Mortazavi runs a vegetarian organic supermarket in Malmö

Organic ice-cream parlour in Sweden

International_EN, Sweden

15.07.2008 Redaktion

The containers on the display counter are piled high with wavy ice-cream in a whole range of colours.

Sweden: 6 % organic in the public sector

International_EN, Sweden

27.06.2008 Redaktion

Consumption of organics in Sweden’s public sector rose by 40 %

Sweden gets its first organic supermarket

International_EN, Sweden

30.05.2007 Redaktion
In March 2007, Sweden got its first organic supermarkets, with two stores opening in the same month.

Strong Growth of Organics in Sweden

International_EN, Sweden

06.10.2006 Redaktion

In 2005, Sweden’s organic market exceeded all expectations.

The Coop is the Market Leader in Sweden, too

International_EN, Sweden

27.06.2006 Redaktion
Where the most organic products are sold in the conventional food trade, it is often the cooperative organisations that are most involved in considerations of ecology.
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