The Crown Princess presents the Export Hermes Award
The Crown Princess with representatives from Arcam and Mojang, winners of the Export Hermes Award 2013. Photo: Janerik Henriksson/Scanpix
On Thursday 29 August, The Crown Princess attended the presentation of the Export Hermes Award at World Trade Day, at the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce.
This year's winners of the Export Hermes Award were the companies Mojang, which developed the computer game Minecraft, and Arcam, which manufactures industrial 3D printers.
About the Export Hermes AwardThe Export Hermes Award has been presented each year since 1981 to Swedish companies that have shown successful export growth.
The Export Hermes Award is presented to Swedish companies that have accomplished remarkable export achievements, thereby helping to put Sweden on the map..
The award is presented by the Swedish Fund for Export Development, which works to encourage Swedish enterprise to make greater export efforts.
Stockholm Chamber of Commerce's World Trade DayWorld Trade Day 2013 focused on how companies act within global value chains.