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Online 21.10.2021

Practical Advice for Finnish Maritime Companies when tradining in China

Attendance to the webinar is free of charge, however, requires a registration via the link above.

Webinar participants will receive a link to join the event in their e-mail one day prior to the event. The platform is MS Teams.

registration by 20 October, 2021

Further information

Ms. Liwei Tan
Senior Advisor, Business Finland Shanghai (+5 hrs)
tan.liwei (at) businessfinland.fi
tel: +86 139 1697 0205

Practicalities
Ms. Päivi Mähönen
Manager, Delegations
paivi.mahonen (at) businessfinland.fi
tel: +358 40 343 3468

China is Finland's 5th largest import source and export destination, and has been Finland's largest trading partner in Asia for 16 consecutive years. In 2020, the total trade volume between Finland and China was approx. 5.9 billion Euros.

This webinar aims to give some practical advice on trading with China in marine vale chain. What is the optimal way to source from China? What practicalities do you need to consider when selling to Chinese marine value chain?

Join our webinar on Thursday 21 October at 10:00 - 11:15 EET to learn more on practical elements on purchasing from, and selling to China.

Agenda:

  • How to source from China? Chinese price incl. VAT, VAT refund for export products, trading and payment terms
  • How to sell to China? Finnish price excl. VAT, import custom tax, business and payment terms
  • Trading with China without a local legal entity – main challenges and how to proceed
  • Sourcing case: Purchasing from Chinese suppliers and re-selling to Chinese clients

Speakers:

  • Ms. Helen Chen, the Senior Consultant of SiltaChina. She has provided consulting services to Finnish companies for more than 10 years.
  • Ms. Vanessa Tsu, Business Development Manager of BeiKang Logistics with 20 years of practical logistics experience.

We look forward to seeing you online!

Who should attend

Finnish maritime companies who are purchasing or plan to purchase from China and targeting to sell to Chinese shipyards.

Please notice that the webinar is in English.

Practicalities

Attendance to the webinar is free of charge, however, requires a registration via the link above.

Webinar participants will receive a link to join the event in their e-mail one day prior to the event. The platform is MS Teams.

preliminary program