Official Statistics of Finland

Foreign affiliates in Finland

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Swedish enterprises are the most significant foreign-owned non-financial corporations in Finland
16 Dec 2016
According to Statistics Finland's data, the total turnover of foreign enterprises located in Finland was EUR 86 billion in 2015. Compared with the year before the turnover did not change much. Enterprises from Sweden, the United States, Germany and the United Kingdom had the most turnover. Among industries, in turn, most turnover was generated by manufacturing of which 29 per cent in enterprises from the United States. The number of foreign enterprises in Finland was 4,427.

Next release:
18 Dec 2017

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.

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Foreign affiliates in Finland [e-publication].
ISSN=2242-2552. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.12.2017].
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