"As a manufacturer of maritime electronics equipment Denmark is a natural starting point for establishing subsidiaries in Sweden, Finland, Poland and Russia. Furuno found that the strong maritime business culture in Denmark together with international business culture and the flexible and dedicated mentality amongst the Danish workforce made this an obvious choice."
- Freddie Hansen, CEO, Furuno Denmark A/S
The reasons for choosing Denmark
- The local Danish market is traditionally a first mover market for high-tech products
- Denmark is an open and friendly-minded country with straight forward international relations
- Danish mariners are globally acknowledged for first-class skills and personal qualities
- Access to highly qualified technicians with maritime skills and a flexible working attitude
- Denmark is generally recognised for a creative and flexible workforce with a high level of education and excellent language skills
- Easy access to the rest of the world by sea, air and road
- Access to internationally recognised suppliers
Furuno is a world leading manufacturer of maritime electronic equipment supplying complete solutions for navigation, communication and fish-finding for the commercial shipping industry, professional fishing vessels and leisure boats.