Agnico Eagle mine in Kittilä Lapland
Stable environment for sustainable business

Mining industry

The Finnish mining industry is one of the world’s forerunners, and according to Fraser Institute, Finland is among the most attractive countries for mining operations.

Lapland is the hub of Finland’s mining and quarrying. Lapland’s share of turnover in the mining of metal ores and mining support services is over 40% and of the total revenue of Finnish mining and quarrying, Lapland makes a quarter.

Lapland’s soil holds metals and minerals, such as nickel, copper, gold, chromite, cobalt, phosphorus and platinum. The region has many active exploration and prospecting projects. Lapland is a stable and functional region that opens up possibilities for sustainable and long-term business.

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