Business opportunities in ScandinaviaA strong market next door –and a great door to next markets!        Sissi Silván, Hea...
Scandinavia in figures 2011/2012Norway• Population: 5,0 million• GDP per capita: 72 400 €• Inflation rate: 1,2 %• Unemploy...
Import / export partnersTop 10 countries by imports to              Top 10 countries by exports fromFinland (2011)        ...
Finpro Western Europe               Almost 400 million consumers             10 Finpro Trade Centers at your serviceScandi...
Business opportunities - KIBS                Partnerships:  * International workplace of excellence    * Creating Blue Oce...
Business opportunities - Education          School platforms     Education related information       Learning environments...
Business opportunities - Design    Fashion and interior design Good quality and style appreciated      Nordic design attra...
Business opportunities - Retail Swedish consumption back on track       Norway never faltered  Individual is beautiful in ...
Business opportunities - TravelHelsinki city break - also a gateway to St. Petersburg and Estonia                         ...
Scandinavia   A strong market next door – and a great door to next markets!         Make sure your product / service has a...
Design Goes Global         Helsinki World Design Capital 2012 kunniaksiFinpro ja Uudenmaan Ely-keskus kutsuvat max 13 desi...
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Business opportunities in scandinavia

  1. 1. Business opportunities in ScandinaviaA strong market next door –and a great door to next markets! Sissi Silván, Head of Trade Center, Finpro Scandinavia
  2. 2. Scandinavia in figures 2011/2012Norway• Population: 5,0 million• GDP per capita: 72 400 €• Inflation rate: 1,2 %• Unemployment rate: 3,2 % Finland • Population: 5,4 millionSweden • GDP per capita: 35 600 €• Population: 9,5 million • Inflation rate: 3,3 %• GDP per capita: 41 000 € • Unemployment rate: 7,4 %• Inflation rate: 1,4 %• Unemployment rate: 7,5 %Denmark• Population: 5,6 million• GDP per capita: 43 100 €• Inflation rate: 2,7 %• Unemployment rate: 7,9 % © Finpro 2
  3. 3. Import / export partnersTop 10 countries by imports to Top 10 countries by exports fromFinland (2011) Finland (2011) 1. Russia 18,7 % 1. Sweden 11,9 % 2. Germany 12,4 % 2. Germany 9,9 % 3. Sweden 10,0 % 3. Russia 9,4 % 4. China 7,3 % 4. Netherlands 6,7 % 5. Netherlands 5,2 % 5. UK 5,1 % 6. USA 3,7 % 6. USA 5,1 % 7. France 3,3 % 7. China 4,7 % 8. Norway 3,2 % 8. France 3,1 % 9. UK 2,9 % 9. Norway 2,8 % 10. Italy 2,6 % 10. Poland 2,8 % 12. Denmark 2,2 % 14. Denmark 2,1 % © Finpro 3
  4. 4. Finpro Western Europe Almost 400 million consumers 10 Finpro Trade Centers at your serviceScandinavia x 3, Benelux, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain, UK © Finpro 4
  5. 5. Business opportunities - KIBS Partnerships: * International workplace of excellence * Creating Blue Oceans – together! Inspiration markets for creative companies KIBS = Knowledge Intensive Business Services © Finpro 5
  6. 6. Business opportunities - Education School platforms Education related information Learning environments © Finpro 6
  7. 7. Business opportunities - Design Fashion and interior design Good quality and style appreciated Nordic design attractive © Finpro 7
  8. 8. Business opportunities - Retail Swedish consumption back on track Norway never faltered Individual is beautiful in Denmark © Finpro 8
  9. 9. Business opportunities - TravelHelsinki city break - also a gateway to St. Petersburg and Estonia Lapland The archipelago and Lakeland area “Back to 60’s” camping © Finpro 9
  10. 10. Scandinavia A strong market next door – and a great door to next markets! Make sure your product / service has a clear and appealing concept that is easy to communicate.Test, develop and strengthen the concept on your way to successful internationalization! © Finpro 10
  11. 11. Design Goes Global Helsinki World Design Capital 2012 kunniaksiFinpro ja Uudenmaan Ely-keskus kutsuvat max 13 design-yritystä mukaan terävöittämään konseptiaan ja vahvistamaan tietotaidollisia siipiään – matkalla maailmalle! Saat yhteensä 12 kansainvälistymisen konsultointipäivää arvoltaan 12.000 €, josta yrityksesi maksaa vain 2.000 €.Tämä on ainutlaatuinen mahdollisuus, joka toteutetaan vain tulevana syksynä. Jälleen kerran nopeat syövät hitaita – ilmoittaudu 4.5. mennessä. Tervetuloa mukaan! Maailma on täynnä mahdollisuuksia. © Finpro 11

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