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Official Statistics of Finland

Foreign affiliates in Finland

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Turnover of Norwegian enterprises rose by over EUR one billion
16 Dec 2021
According to Statistics Finland's data, foreign enterprises located in Finland generated a turnover of EUR 97 billion in 2020. Turnover went down by one per cent year-on-year. Most turnover was generated by enterprises from Sweden, the United States, Germany, Norway and Denmark. The total turnover of Norwegian enterprises grew by a whopping 20 per cent, especially in service industries. Manufacturing was the most significant industry measured both by the number of personnel and turnover. The number of foreign enterprises fell by two per cent, being 4,362.

Description: The statistics describe the activities of foreign affiliates located in Finland. The data can be used to assess the global networking of enterprises, which is a part of the globalisation process. In addition, the data are used when describing the ownership structure of enterprises operating in Finland and assessing their attractiveness to foreign enterprises or other institutions. The statistics are based on Regulation (EC) No 716/2007 of the European Parliament and of the Council.
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Keywords: enterprises, foreign ownership, globalisation, personnel, turnover.
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Change: Statistics on foreign affiliates in Finland included in the renewal of business statisticsAdditional information about the production review and the statistics the renewal concerns.
18 Dec 2014
Statistics Finland has renewed its production of business statistics.

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Foreign affiliates in Finland [e-publication].
ISSN=2242-2552. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.5.2024].
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