The Scandinavian Trade Association

The Scandinavian Trade Association

The Scandinavian Trade Association

The Scandinavian Trade Association

STA Annual Board Meeting


April 17, 2019


6:30 to 7 p.m. meet and greet in the upstairs tasting room at Coppertail.

2601 East 2nd Ave.

Tampa, Florida 33605

About Us

We designed this organization in order to provide high quality business networking opportunities for everyone engaged or interested in commerce and/or cultural exchange between countries we represent.

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STA can help you obtain new business connections on either side of the Atlantic Ocean. Our vast network of businesses and organizations in the 5 Scandinavian countries and the United States of America is available to all of our members.


Whether its networking or events such as Viking Fest the STA holds various events throughout the year to continue to grow the Scandinavian connection


As the STA grows we want to keep the community informed of all the events and networking happening with us and in the news. We update our announcements and “STA in The News” regularly to do this.

The Scandinavian Trade Association, Inc.’s mission as a 501c3 non-profit organization is to educate to preserve Scandinavian and Nordic heritage through networking and events designed to promote trade and cultural exchanges.

We represent the five Scandinavian countries of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

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Norway Ban Fossil Fuel-Based Cars

Norway will ban the sale of all fossil fuel-based cars in the next decade…

Remembering Gudrun Harstad

It is with great sadness that we convey the passing of Gudrun Harstad this past week at the age of 96. Gudrun was one of the charter members of Vikingland Lodge and served as lodge president in 1971.

Travel the Viking Way! Eric’s Nordic Adventure

Tampa, FL – There is a real Viking living right here in Tampa, Florida! And, he’s inviting locals to join him on an exclusive 10-day expedition from Florida to Norway on June 7th 2019. This is an exciting trip that follows in the footsteps of the VIKINGS from the Epic...

Swedish Company Coming to Tampa!

There's a new company coming to town! This company will be placing its office right next to Moffitt Cancer Center. Why? They focus on immunotherapy! Vycellix is looking to further their relationship with Moffitt for future immunotherapy protocols that could benefit...

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