On 1st March, Mr. Jan Wahlberg, Consul General of Finland in Shanghai led a business team to visit Kunshan. Miss Li Hui, Vice Mayor of Kunshan met them at Kunshan Hotel and both sides had friendly conversations on trade, economy and culture issues.
Li Hui extended a warm welcome to Jan Wahlberg. She said, Kunshan and Finland have kept close cooperation in areas like trade and economy in recent years. Currently there’re 7 enterprises funded by Finland in Kunshan. KONE Elevator, in particular, now has been a pioneer in global elevator and escalator industry and enjoys excellent performance. This May, China Import Expo (Kunshan) is going to be held, which, Li Hui said, is a good platform for two sides to further expand trade and investment scale for win-win cooperation at wider and broader level.
Jan Wahlberg said, Kunshan and Hyvinkää of Finland established friendship city relationship as early as 2006. The bilateral cooperation dates back to long time ago and has a good prospect. Kunshan has a favorable investment condition for Finnish enterprises to invest here, and the Consulate General of Finland will be supportive for wider cooperation between two sides.
During his stay in Kunshan, Jan Wahlberg also visited Kumera (China) Co., Ltd located in KSND, and watched Kunqu Opera performance in Bacheng Township.