Steinsvik met State Secretary Dilek Ayhan, from the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries, when she visited Vietnam to conduct bilateral talks with The Ministry of Industry and Trade, The Ministry of Transport and The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in Vietnam.
The purpose of the talks was to promote EFTA’s negotiations on a free trade agreement with Vietnam and strengthen the bilateral business relations.
Steinsvik was invited along with other Norwegian businesses in Vietnam to provide input on how Norwegian companies experience conducting business in Vietnam, with the opportunities and challenges it provides.
Back row from the left: Josef Merasz (Salt Pixel), Bjørnar Apeland (Steinsvik), Ole Jørgen Henæs (Innovation Norway), Sveinung Røren (NFD, Economic Policy Department).
Front row from the left: Anders Smedberg (Nordic Chamber og Ericsson), State Secretary Dilek Ayhan (NFD), Roger Vassdal(Vard), Norway’s Ambassador to Vietnam H.E. Siren Gjerme Eriksen, Pål Narve Somdalen (NFD, Maritime Department).