Buyer meetings unleashed business potential in Asia
Lifestyle Finland’s 2017 has started off with great buzz and dozens of buyer meetings. In January, three Japanese fashion companies met almost 40 Finnish companies in speed meetings in Helsinki. One of the companies, Toyoshima showroom, picked up four Finnish brands for a showroom cooperation that will happen in April in Tokyo.
Three Chinese fashion and design companies visited Finland in February and had numerous meetings with Finnish brands and independent designers. Apart from this eight Finnish industrial design companies had a workshop with Chinese furniture associations and manufacturing companies where the Finns pitched their services for Chinese market.
First South Korean buyer visit by a lifestyle webshop is currently going on with over dozen scheduled meetings with Finnish lifestyle and design brands. Great business opportunities for are also expected because of the ongoing visit.
For more information on buyer visits to Finland, please contact program manager Sami Häikiö:
Sami Häikiö (Fi/Eng)
Finpro, Program Manager
+358 505 762 245