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Washington, USA 24.-28.10.2022

Save the date: Team Finland visit to Washington State, USA

The registration link and more information regarding the visit will be published next week. Meanwhile, if you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact Business Finland. 

Further information

Ms. Ulla Lainio
Commercial Counselor, Business Finland, Washington D.C. (-7h)
+1 (332) 223 0027 (US)
+358 40 343 3357 (FI)
ulla.lainio (at)

Ms. Outi Suomi
Head of Bio & Circular Finland, Business Finland
+358 50 572 7530
outi.suomi (at)

Ms. Annika Lipsanen-Brito
Project Manager, Delegations, Business Finland
+358 50 347 3470
annika.lipsanen-brito (at)

The Team Finland Network will organize a business delegation visit to the State of Washington on 24-28 October 2022. The visit is led by Mr. Mikko Hautala, Ambassador of Finland to the United States.

The host of the visit will be the Washington State Department of Natural Resources who has, in collaboration with Team Finland, planned a tour to visit the most relevant sites and businesses in the state. The Finnish delegation will be offered a tour to visit the main forestry industry sites, forest operations and sawmills outside Seattle.

Who should attend?

This onsite visit is aimed for Finnish companies and research organizations whose focus is forest bioeconomy, smart forestry, wood construction, new products, chemicals, biomass, sawmill technology or bioenergy.

Bio-Circular Economy export outlook for the North American market

Business Finland will organize a webinar covering bioeconomy opportunities and presenting the leading players in the USA on 8 September, 2022. During the webinar the visit program of the business delegation to Washington State will be presented to the audience. The webinar will be held in Finnish. For more information and registration.

Find the webinar recording and the study on Circular Bioeconomy in Washington State.

Meanwhile, if you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact Business Finland (contact details on the left).