ST. PETERSBURG, May 24. /TASS/. Trade turnover between Russia and Finland soared by 37% in 2017 to $12.3 bln, Presidential Envoy for Environmental Protection, Ecology and Transport Sergey Ivanov said at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum on Thursday
"Last year bilateral trade went up by 37% to $12.3 bln," he said, adding that "Finland’s direct accumulated investments to Russia amounted to $3.8 bln," while total investments between the two neighbors stood at $14 bln.
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