Press Releases, 4/21/2016
European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström visits Finland
21 April 2016
European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström will visit Finland on Friday, 22 April 2016. Commissioner Malmström and Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Lenita Toivakka will hold bilateral discussions.
They will discuss, among other things, the EU trade policy, matters relating to the World Trade Organization (WTO), and the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations between the EU and the US.
Commissioner Malmström will also meet Members of Parliament from the Grand Committee of Parliament and representatives of interest groups.
Commissioner Malmström and Minister Toivakka will be keynote speakers at Citizens' Dialogue on TTIP, CETA and other trade agreements creating jobs and growth in Europe, organised by the European Commission and Aalto University.
Further information about the meeting between Minister Toivakka and Trade Commissioner Malmström: Markku Keinänen, Director General, Department for External Economic Relations, tel. +358 295 351 460, Marja Koskela, Diplomatic Adviser to the Minister for Foreign Trade and Development, tel. +358 40 352 04 63.