Finland

EU-Singapore - a boost for jobs and exports in Finland

Businesses of all sizes in towns and cities across Finland already export a wide range of goods and services to Singapore.

The EU-Singapore trade agreement will make it easier and cheaper for them to do so.

 

Companies and jobs

722 The number of Finnish companies that export to Singapore.

83% The share of EU companies exporting to Singapore that are small and medium-sized enterprises.

44,000 The number of persons employed by Singaporean companies in the EU.

 

What kind of products does Finland export to Singapore?

Companies across Finland export goods and services to Singapore.

 
 

Exports and Imports

Finland and Singapore already have a close trading relationship. The EU-Singapore trade agreement will give it a big boost.

25th Singapore is Finland's 25th biggest trade partner outside the EU.

€120 m The value of Finland's trade surplus with Singapore.

€196 m The value of Finnish exports to Singapore.

€76 m The value of Finnish imports from Singapore.

 

EU trade agreements benefit companies and communities

 
 
Sources
  • Products: Dun and Bradstreet, 2018. The product examples are drawn from a sample of all EU companies exporting to Singapore.
  • Companies: Statistics on international trade in goods by enterprise characteristics, Eurostat, 2015 (latest available year).
  • Jobs: European Commission, Eurostat. Figures based on latest available data (2014).