International Trade in Finland

International Trade in Finland

Often used as an example for its economic performances and its competitiveness and innovative successes, Finland is one of the countries in the euro zone which has been hit the hardest by the crisis, due to a collapse of exports. After shrinking by 8% In 2009, the economy rebounded in... Read more

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Overview About International Trade in Finland

Main Industry Sectors

Agriculture represents less than 3% of the current Finnish GNP and employes less than 5% of the population. Because of the unfavorable climate, agricultural development is limited to the maintainace of a certain level of self-sufficiency in basic products. Cereal production dominates, well ahead of milk production and animal husbandry. Finland's accession to the EU has further accelerated the process of restructuring and downsizing of this sector.

Forestry is traditionally well-developed: Finland exports a rich variety of products randing from simple wooden products to high-tech tags and labels and including paper, cardboard, packaging etc. Other key industrial sectors are metal production, mechanical engineering and electronic goods. Finland specializes in exporting information and communication technologies, Nokia becoming the world leading manufacturer of mobile handsets.

The service sector employs almost 70% of the population and accounts for almost 65% of the GDP.

 

Economic Overview

Often used as an example for its economic performances and its competitiveness and innovative successes, Finland is one of the countries in the euro zone which has been hit the har...

News Related to International Trade in Finland

  • Finland to have new culture minister for one year - Aug 10, 2019

    Finland to have new culture minister for one year

    Source: TODAY AZERBAIJAN

  • World??s best gin is made in Finland, but it can??t be sold in Finland - Aug 02, 2019

    ARCTIC BRANDS GROUP, an alcoholic beverage producer based in Espoo, Finland, has continued to wow the judges of international spirits competitions. Its Arctic Blue Navy Strength Gin was last week announced as the winner of two categories ?? best gin and best unaged white spirit ?? at the International Spirits Competition in San Francisco, the United States.

    Source: HELSINKI TIMES

  • Stockmann to shed 150 positions in Finland, mostly through lay-offs - Jul 31, 2019

    STOCKMANN has announced it will shed around 150 positions after concluding consultative talks with its employees. The Finnish department store operator revealed yesterday that most of the positions will be reduced by means of lay-offs, but it also assured that the number of salespeople at its department stores will remain unchanged.

    Source: HELSINKI TIMES