Invest In Finland

In Finland everything works. Companies benefit from the vibrant startup scene, highly educated employees and their work ethic.

 

Besides high-tech, key sectors in Finland are bio-economy, healthcare, chemical and metal industries. Finland forms an ideal test bed for new solutions and technologies. Coupled with highly competitive operating costs and a strategic location in the Northern Europe, Finland offers great opportunities for success and solid growth. Foreign companies locate in Finland for the long-term and enjoy high return on investment. International companies are warmly welcomed and can access the same benefits, grants and the national innovation community as Finnish companies.

ICT software

Ranking consistently in the top three in the world for innovation and competitiveness, Finland has top talent in areas such as consumer and B2B devices and services needing wireless connectivity, imaging, algorithms, embedded software, connectivity and automation. Large international companies such as Huawei, Zalando, GE and Telefonica have recently expanded their operations in Finland.

Electronics

The electronics sector in Finland is renowned for its innovative solutions, both in products and production processes. A broad spectrum of innovations can be seen e.g. in mobile phones, subways, wind power plants, weather monitoring systems, well-tech, med-tech and components in trains and in cars. A world class cluster to be in.

Transport technologies

Finland is an excellent location for a development site of intelligent and connected vehicles. Finland hosts the first Mobility as a Service ecosystem in the world. Unique know-how of wireless connectivity, wireless technologies, embedded systems and HW and SW development. Special vehicle manufacturers are available for potential partners.

Life sciences and medtech

Finland is home to the most vibrant digital health hub in Europe. We have the highest number of digital health start-ups per capita in the world. The establishment “living labs” in university hospitals answer industry’s needs for collaboration with the healthcare providers and the acceleration of commercialization of new products.

Cleantech

The Finnish cleantech sector offers great greenfield opportunities for instance in the field of smart grid, renewable energy and sustainable forest bioeconomy. Hundreds of top-notch companies are looking for international partners. Finnish companies have harnessed their sustainable innovations in harsh climate conditions and due to a lack of fossil fuel resources.

Manufacturing

Finns are builders, hard-working people with world-class know-how and productivity. Quality components from metal to digital, for a mobile phone, wind turbine or cruise liner are manufactured with high standards. Consider Finland as a good test bed for product development and trial manufacturing in cooperation with companies in a manufacturing cluster.

Further information:
Invest in Finland, Finpro Oy
Porkkalankatu 1
FI-00180 Helsinki,
Finland Tel. +358 294 695 555 Call: +358 204 695 555
Fax +358 294 695 201 Call: +358 204 695 201

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