Invest in Lapland – Industry

Lapland is currently experiencing the mining boom of the century. Lapland has dozens of ore prospecting companies working in the region, and according to estimates issued by the Geological Survey of Finland, the majority of existing deposits are yet to be discovered.

Lapland is the world’s northernmost centre for the processing industry, which supports the regional development of the mining industry. Indeed, even globally speaking the region is a unique centre for mining, forestry and steel industries. Knowhow of arctic conditions is an in-built special area of expertise in northern industries and its network of service enterprises. For instance, the IT and ICT fields and supporting R&D sector utilised in the arctic knowhow of the logistics industry are strong fields of growth in northern Finland.