Deputy Foreign Minister Fernando Schmidt received in audience Finlands Vice Minister of Foreign Trade, Ambassador Esko Hamilo, as part of his official visit to our country. In his visit to Chile, the Finnish minister is accompanied by a prominent business delegation.
Both authorities agreed on the excellent level of the bilateral relationship as expressed in the ongoing dialogue between the authorities of both countries covering various areas; growing trade and cooperation in significant areas for our countrys development.
The meeting, among other issues, highlighted the interest in deepening cooperation in the field of education, an area in which Finland is a global leader and furthering collaboration on renewable energy. Undersecretary Schmidt also expressed our countrys interest in the presence of Finnish highest-ranking authorities at the Latin American- European Union Summit.