Skip to Content

Day of the Far East region at the Russian Trade Representation in Finland


Place: Helsinki, Tehtaankatu 1C, Trade Representation of Russia in Finland
Time: 27.2.2019 10.00-12.00

On the 27th of February 2019 the delegation of the Far East region headed by the CEO’s of the Far East Investment & Export Agency, together with representatives of institutes of development and local authorities from Far East region Administrations will meet Finnish companies to discuss opportunities for business cooperation.

The Far East region is one of the rapidly developing industrial and agricultural regions of Russia. The world’s longest railways lines in the world run across the Far East, and the major infrastructural and modernization projects are being developed in the region which is of priority importance for the Russian government. More than half of the forest reserves of the entire Asia-Pacific region, more than a third of fresh water, 27% of gas and 17% of oil are concentrated in the more than six million square kilometers of the Russian Far East.

The main objective of the meeting is to present the investment and economic potential of the Far East region, promote trade relations with Finland, and invite Finnish partners to cooperate in the following industries:

  • Energy and energy efficiency;
  • Mining industry;
  • Power industry;
  • Agriculture;
  • Fishery and aquaculture;
  • Wood harvesting and processing;
  • Machine building;
  • Tourism and related infrastructure;
  • Healthcare and telemedicine;
  • Port infrastructure;
  • Logistics;
  • Shipbuilding;
  • Greenhouses.


9.30 Registration & Coffee

  • presentation of The Far East region and discussion
  • matchmaking session with Finnish companies

Participation is free of charge, but registration is required.

Please, confirm your registration by February 25 by e-mail: [email protected] or [email protected].

Contact person in the Far East Investment & Export Agency – Maria Andrianova, tel. +7 985 2156136, +7 495 5404133 ext. 5481 e-mail: [email protected].
Contact person in Russian Trade Representation in Finland – Natalia Kuznetsova, tel. +358 46 8123 775

Looking forward to seeing you among the participants!

This special event is hosted by the East Office of Finnish Industry, Finnish-Russian Chamber of Commerce and Russian Trade Representation in Finland

Back top top