Logistics

Helsinki is situated right in the middle of the Baltic Sea region with fast access to the EU and easy air access beyond Europe far to the East and West. With the rise of China and Russia as global economic powers, Helsinki is fast becoming an increasingly strategic location as a gateway between Western and Eastern Europe, the Nordics and Baltics, Russia, Central Asia and the Far East.  

There are over 5,800 businesses in the Helsinki region’s logistics ecosystem, employing 53,300 people and generating annual revenues of 12.2 billion Euros in 2008.

Urban mobility radically rethought in Helsinki

Helsinki may well be the most intriguing city of the world when it comes to …

Prime location, Cleantech, ICT, Logistics, Ecosystems and strongholds, Skills, Startups

Helsinki intends to become a hot spot of smart marine technology

Helsinki is sometimes called the daughter of the Baltic Sea. Although the city practically grows …

Prime location, Skilled workforce, ICT, Logistics, Ecosystems and strongholds, Skills

Volvo invests in Vantaa, Finland

Volvo Finland Ab will establish new premises in Viinikkala, Vantaa. The new premises will house …

Logistics, Market factors

Arctech Helsinki Shipyard moves to Russian ownership

Arctech Helsinki Shipyard is in 100 % Russian ownership as United Shipbuilding Corporation bought the …

Logistics, Russia

Dachser: fully integrated and fully committed to Finland

German logistics company DACHSER GmbH & Co KG was founded in 1930 by Thomas Dachser. …

Prime location, Logistics, Infrastructure, International accessibility, Market factors, Aviation

Bring invests in Finland

Bring, the largest Nordic based logistics company, invests in a new terminal in Vantaa on …

Logistics, International accessibility, Market factors, Aviation

FICHe funds eHealth SMEs and startups with 6.24 M€

Does your company create innovative ICT applications for the e-Health market? Apply to the FICHe, …

Logistics, Connected health, Personalized medicine, Startups

Bolzoni Group Opens New Factory in Finland

Bolzoni Group announces that Auramo Oy – their Finnish subsidiary and production plant – has …

Prime location, Logistics

Finland’s sleeping tiger awakes

MY TWO CENTS: Joanne Murray One could be forgiven for thinking that aircraft engineering in …

Prime location, ICT, Logistics, Infrastructure, International accessibility, Aviation

Let your business thrive in Aviapolis

Let your business thrive in Aviapolis – a business hub with an access to everywhere …

Prime location, Logistics, International accessibility, Aviation

At the heart of Finnish economic life sits the Port of Helsinki – a true trade enabler

Helsinki Business Hub speaks to Kimmo Mäki, Managing Director of the Port of Helsinki, about …

Prime location, Logistics, Infrastructure, International accessibility

Accessibility? “It’s all about the network,” says DHL Finland

When it comes to the movement of freight into, out of and through Finland, there …

Prime location, Logistics, Infrastructure, International accessibility

Events

Apr 14, 2015 Neurogaming seminar GHP Conference Room, Helsinki
May 8 – 9, 2015 CRWDpuisto Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences, Helsinki
May 26 – 27, 2015 Arctic15 by ArcticStartup
Jun 2 – 3, 2015 BioMedica 2015
Jun 2 – 3, 2015 Startup Village 2015
All events

HBH sites

  • HBH Partners

    The HBH partner network, consisting of close partnerships of GHP accredited service provider companies, provides international companies …