Sweden's Car Manufacturers Are Feeling The Pinch Swedish Economy in Recession Share Published måndag 3 november 2008 kl 13.34 October saw the highest number of job losses in Sweden since the economic crisis of the early nineties. Sweden is now in a minor recession with manufacturing, construction and the service industries all feeling the pinch. Hear more Listen To Dave Russell’s Report on Sweden’s economy(6’07) 6:09 min 6:09 min Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests. Find out more about how we work (in Swedish).