Using the advice and services of Enterprise Finland is a good way to start planning internationalization.
There are also many types of programmes and services that support growing and going global, as well as various internationalization programmes.
The Team Finland website brings together all of the state-funded internationalization services, ranging from advisory services to financing. Furthermore the global Team Finland Network actively assesses sales opportunities and market information in order for Finnish companies to go global. Get to know their Market Opportunities search service.
The Enterprise Europe Network that is coordinated by Finpro offers SMEs free-of-charge internationalization services. The Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce International Services helps with foreign-trade documentation as well as with exports in general.
Helsinki Business Hub (HBH) promotes the location of foreign businesses in the capital region and supports the growth of innovation-oriented businesses.
The Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation (Tekes) and Team Finland provide you with information on e.g. suitable growth and internationalization programmes and also funding instruments. If your company offers products or services for the travel industry, please get acquainted with the Visit Finland nationwide development programmes: for example the Stopover Finland Project.
Also, read more about Horizon 2020, the EU Research and Innovation Programme.