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.

Team Finland to boost exports of the Finnish smart mobility companies

Finnish companies in vehicle industry, intelligent traffic services and mobility services – this is for …

Cleantech, ICT, Logistics, Startups

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


Apr 21 – 22, 2015 Finextra Future Money London East Wintergarden, Canary Wharf, London
May 8 – 9, 2015 CRWDpuisto Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences, Helsinki
May 12, 2015 Team Finland China Day Finlandia Hall, Helsinki
May 19, 2015 Upgraded Life Festival 2015 Academic Medical Center Helsinki, Biomedicum, Helsinki
May 26 – 27, 2015 Arctic15 by ArcticStartup
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