The Swedish-American Chambers Of Commerce, USA
SACC-USA is a non-profit membership organization at the regional, national, and international level. Our network consists of 19 regional Chambers across the U.S. represented by SACC-USA, the umbrella organization, with offices in Washington, D.C. and Sweden. We are the second largest European Chamber of Commerce in the United States. SACC-USA is a key facilitator in the development of trade relations and investment opportunities between the United States and Sweden.
Whether a company is based in the United States or Sweden, SACC-USA assists with invaluable knowledge of the business culture, market conditions as well as national and regional regulations. We also provide business contacts through a wide variety of networking opportunities. Our mission is to facilitate and support trade, commerce, and investment between the nations and help Swedish companies find the right partners in the USA – and vice versa.
We help Swedish companies find the right partners in the USA – and vice versa. By using a wide network and contact generating tools and methods, we ensure that products, services and information are presented in the right way to the right people.
The SACC-USA Trainee Program provides U.S. companies with highly qualified trainees from Sweden. Consider this a cost-efficient way of accessing Swedish talent and technology while adding some cultural diversity to your office. For the trainees, a training program in the U.S. is the opportunity of a life time. Talk about win-win!
SACC-USA is a designated J-1 visa sponsor of the U.S. Department of State's Exchange Visitor Program which promotes educational and cultural exchange in order to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and other countries. Use of the Exchange Visitor Program for regular employment or other work purposes is strictly prohibited.
The SACC-USA Trainee Program and J-1 visa service can be used for everything from a summer internship for a student from Sweden to a longer training program for someone who has just graduated to an 18-month visa for a Swedish employee in a rotation program.