Why Lithuania/Baltic States?
2nd fastest productivity growth in the EU 2005-2013 / Eurostat 2013
4th lowest profit taxes in the region / KPMG, 2015
1st in the EU for mathematics, science and technology graduates per capita / Eurostat, 2012
2x EU average of young people studying Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction / Eurostat, 2012
1st in CEE in University-Industry collaboration in R&D / WEF Global Competitiveness Report, 2014- 2015
0% profit tax incentives in Free Economic Zones and other special incentives for foreign investments.
Key note of the Seminar
Manufacturing companies in Scandinavian countries face increasing labor cost pressure. Current economic situation and competition squeeze profits and reduce global profitability of the companies. Seminar will focus on opportunities for business development, subcontracting in Lithuania and review case of Finnish companies which used nearshoring approach and moved manufacturing activities to Lithuania.
Arūnas Jievaltas, Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to the Republic of Finland, Ambasador
Tomas Jaskelevicius Progressive Business Solutions, UAB Director, Export and Investment Committee of LINPRA Chairman
Gediminas Koryzna, Invest Lithuania, Team Lead for Manufacturing Industries
Jerker Molander, Dayton Group, Chairman of the Board
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