Arctic

Finnish companies are pioneers in many sectors related to Arctic business activities from winter seafaring to digital services.

Arctic as an export advantage

Finland is an Arctic country with high-level know-how and globally recognized state-of-the-art solutions. We have a comprehensive Arctic know-how business network and Finnish companies are pioneers in many sectors related to Arctic business activities, from winter seafaring to digital services.

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Finland is an Arctic country with high-level know-how and globally recognized state-of-the-art solutions. We have a comprehensive Arctic know-how business network and Finnish companies are pioneers in many sectors related to Arctic business activities, from winter seafaring to digital services. Finland also offers the best testing environment for new technologies and business models thanks to an extensive test area network and flexible regulation.

Arctic Theme objectives

  • To bring together and market Finnish Arctic know-how globally.
  • To help your company to expand your business to the international markets and to modernize with new products and business models.
  • To promote sustainable and eco-efficient business globally with the products and services created in the programs’ projects.
  • To strengthen Finnish know-how related to environmental awareness, digitalization, and autonomy.
  • To take measures to promote the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.

Business Finland promotes the competitiveness and international growth of Finnish companies. In export promotion we focus on assisting SMEs, and also support market-transforming solutions by large companies. We serve Finnish companies through our program activities. The main business areas for our activities are the shipbuilding and maritime industry, Arctic and other maritime transport, the offshore industry, and environmental technology.