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Generous raw material stock  and partners for developing  innovative bio products

Join the active customer-oriented ecosystem that includes strong mechanical wood industry cluster, top international technology companies, sub-contractor networks, strong RDI and skillfull labor, education and training. 

Savonlinna has a strong and growing mechanical wood industry cluster with companies like Metsä Wood, UPM and Sahakuutio, which use 1,5 milj. m3 of wood yearly and produces 900 000 m3 of woody side streams for biorefining. The Bioproduct technology centre (e.g. LUKE and Xamk) provides expertise for the active wood-based bioeconomy ecosystem and has unique RDI facilities in the FiberLaboratory.

Contact: Savonlinna Business Services Ltd


900 000 m3

woody side streams for biorefining