Governor Walz departs for UK and Finland for trade mission

Governor Tim Walz is departing for a trip to the United Kingdom and Finland as part of a trade mission. The goal is to promote Minnesota for business investment, create business opportunities and strengthen current business ties.

The trade mission to the United Kingdom and Finland will occur from today through November 19th with stops in the major business centers of London and Helsinki. It will have four tracks of concentration: MedTech and Health, Environmental Technologies, Agriculture and Food, and Higher Education.

“Minnesota is a great place to do business. Our goal is to share that message with the world, strengthening trade with our partners in Europe while expanding economic opportunity for businesses and families here in Minnesota,” said Governor Walz.