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Online 9.3.2021

Maritime Market Update: India

Participation is free of charge, however, requires a pre-registration. A link to join the event is sent to registered participants.



Further information


Mr. Dharmesh Sharan, Senior Advisor, India
Cellular: +91 98991 01589


Ms. Katja Eriksen, Senior Advisor
Cellular: +47 402 84 887


Ms. Hanna Valkonen, Project Manager, Delegations
Cellular: +358 41 533 7274


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Business Finland warmly welcomes you to our Maritime Market Update webinar series with outlook on India on Tuesday, 9 March 2021 at 09:00 - 10:15 EET (Helsinki).

In this webinar we will study the maritime industry ecosystem in India, including:

  • Introduction to the Indian marine sector - governmental programs and future trends
  • Port landscape and main stakeholders in the port sector
  • Current economic situation following the pandemic

A Finnish communications technology company Wirepas has been doing business in India since 2019, and will share with you their learnings on how to enter the market and create results.

We will also discuss the recent Kochi Water Metro project and how Finnish Marinetek sold their pontoon solutions to this project.


  • Mr. Jukka Holappa, Country Director India, Business Finland
  • Mr. Dharmesh Sharan, Senior Advisor, Business Finland
  • Mr. Ashish Sahay, Sales Director and Country Manager, Wirepas
  • Mr. Gautama Dutta, Managing Director, Marinetek India

Are you representing a Finnish company operating in the maritime industry and interested in the updated market info, or alternatively seeking to enter the market in the future? If so, this is the right event for you.

A warm welcome!

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