Bilateral Relations

Sweden

General information

Diplomatic relations between the Republic of Armenia and the Kingdom of Sweden were established on 10 July, 1992.

On 22 January, 2014 Artak Apitonian, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the Kingdom of Sweden presented his credentials to Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden.

On 26 November, 2013 Artak Apitonian was appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the Kingdom of Sweden.

On 23 March, 2011 Diana Janse, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Sweden to the Republic of Armenia (residence in Tbilisi) presented her credentials to the President of Armenia, Serzh Sargsyan.

On 15 May, 2006 Edith Khachatourian was appointed Honorary Consul of Sweden in Armenia.

Visits

Sweden

November 2014 Edward Nalbandian, Minister of Foreign Affairs
November 2008 Edward Nalbandian, Minister of Foreign Affairs
February 2006 Robert Kocharyan, President
January 2004 Andranik Margaryan, Prime Minister
October 2000 Vartan Oskanian, Minister of Foreign Affairs
February 1996 Vahan Papazian, Minister of Foreign Affairs

Armenia

June 2011 Carl Bildt, Minister for Foreign Affairs
July 2009 Carl Bildt, Minister for Foreign Affairs
February 2001 Anna Lindh, Minister for Foreign Affairs

Legal framework

  • Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of the Kingdom of Sweden on Readmission of Persons Staying without Authorization
  • Agreement on cooperation between the National Statistics Service of the Republic of Armenia and Statistics Service of the Kingdom of Sweden
  • Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of the Kingdom of Sweden on Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
  • Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and Governments of the Kingdom of Denmark, the Kingdom of Norway and the Kingdom of Sweden on the Cooperation between the Scandinavian Countries Regarding Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS)

Trade and economic relations

Trade turnover between Armenia and Sweden /thousand US dollars/

  Export Import (according to the country of origin)
2013 556.4 23340.4
2014 702.2 25469.8

 

Updated 16.02.2015

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