Official Statistics of Finland

Finnish affiliates abroad

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Finnish enterprises turnover focused on EU countries in 2017
29 May 2019
Finnish enterprises had business activity in 5,070 affiliates located in 142 countries in 2017. The number of personnel decreased slightly from the previous year, being good 534,000 and focusing on Europe and Asia. Compared with the year before, turnover grew by six per cent, being EUR 166.3 billion. Most turnover was produced in affiliates located in Sweden. The data appear from the statistics on Finnish affiliates abroad 2017 published by Statistics Finland and are based on data collected from enterprises.

Next release:
29 May 2020

Description: The statistics describe the global location of Finnish enterprises’ activities and the significance of these activities abroad. The statistics produce data which enable an assessment of the level of globalisation of Finland's economy, the effect of the European Union’s internal market on Finnish business activities and the global competitiveness of Finnish-owned enterprises. The statistics are based on Regulation (EC) No 716/2007 of the European Parliament and of the Council.
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Keywords: affiliates, business enterprises, enterprise groups, globalisation, investments, personnel, turnover.
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Change: Change in the Official Statistics of Finland
25 May 2009
On 25 May 2009, the Advisory Board of Official Statistics of Finland accepted the statistics " Finnish affiliates abroad " into Official Statistics of Finland under the topic of Enterprises.

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Finnish affiliates abroad [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-4882. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 28.2.2020].
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