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Lauri Veijalainen +358 46 876 1648

East Office

East Office of Finnish Industries represents 25 leading Finnish industrial corporations and enhances business opportunities in Russia. Our corporations have invested over 8 billion euro which is more than 80 % of Finnish direct investment in Russia.

Currently there are 25 equal shareholders, including Aspo, Atria, Bonava, Cargotec, Fazer Group, Fennovoima, Finnair, Fortum, Itella, Koskisen, KONE, Konecranes, Metso, Neste Oil, Nokian Tyres, Paroc, SRV, Stockmann, Stora Enso, Tikkurila, UPM-Kymmene, Valio, VR Group, Wärtsilä and YIT.

Experts from The Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs and the Confederation of Finnish Industries have presence in the Office board.

Primary tasks of East Office

Contacts with decision makers: political leadership, public servants, business.

Understanding Russia: analyses of the economic, social and political development, trainings and briefings.


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