Russia and Finland can build “bridges” from the European Union to Eurasian Space


Russian Trade Commissioner in Finland Valery Shlyamin took part in the International Trade Day organized by the Central Chamber of Commerce of Finland.

During the event Valery Shlyamin made a report on the current state and perspective of Russian-Finnish economic relationship development. “Russian-Finnish cooperation can become a bridge from the European Union to Eurasian Space and Finland may be one of the most convenient place for international innovative cooperation of Russia with the EU, and also with the USA and China,” Trade Commissioner noted.

Russian Trade Commissioner was not the only one who talked about perspective of economic relationship with Finland. The embassadors of Germany, China and the USA emphasized the opportunities of realization with Finnish partners different common projects, especially in the spheres of clean (“cleantech”), information and Arctic technologies.

More than 80 representatives of official and business circles as well as those of diplomatic missions took part in the event.