Sometimes winemakers ask us about the rules around sending wines to Sweden. Most know that there is a monopoly in Sweden but they also have customers from Sweden asking for shipments. In fact, although there is a retail monopoly for alcohol in Sweden it is perfectly legal for Swedes to buy from abroad. Or to put it another way: wineries can sell directly to customers in Sweden.
To explain the situation we have written an article that explains what the buyer needs to do and what the wine producer needs to do, if they want to follow the rules.
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