Appendix table 30a. Factors for introducing innovations with environmental benefits, with high or medium importance, by industry 2012-2014, share of enterprises with innovations with environmental benefits

Industry Number of enterprises Existing environmental regulations Existing environmental taxes, charges or fees Environmental regulations or taxes expected in the future Government grants, subsidies or other financial incentives for environmental innovations
% % % %
05-09 Mining and quarrying 12 91.6 73.0 81.4 8.4
10-12 Food products and beverages 145 51.9 44.2 47.5 29.8
13 Textiles 21 20.3 5.4 5.4 20.3
14 Wearing apparel 9 10.6 0.0 10.6 10.6
15 Leather and related products 4 25.0 0.0 25.0 25.0
16 Wood, products of wood, and cork 85 61.3 58.3 65.8 33.1
17 Paper and paper products 42 61.4 45.0 47.3 23.6
18 Printing and reproduction of recorded media 46 73.5 36.8 58.5 27.7
19-21 Chemicals and chemical products 64 67.4 35.2 64.1 20.5
22 Rubber and plastic products 81 48.6 31.1 40.5 15.1
23 Other non-metallic mineral products 62 68.5 45.7 56.3 21.1
24 Basic metals 19 44.4 47.4 53.3 20.8
25 Fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 322 45.9 26.1 36.4 23.2
26 Computer, electronic and optical products 62 52.6 40.1 46.1 32.2
27 Electrical equipment 77 53.5 25.0 42.6 31.1
28 Machinery and equipment n.e.c. 225 46.1 23.8 51.4 21.5
29 Motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers 25 36.4 53.7 53.7 21.3
30 Other transport equipment 21 74.1 26.9 65.0 38.2
31 Furniture 56 65.2 49.9 35.3 24.1
32 Other manufacturing 27 26.3 13.7 27.4 0.0
33 Repair and installation of machinery and equipment 24 69.7 62.4 78.8 30.3
35 Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 58 50.1 58.5 58.5 29.7
36 Water collection, treatment and supply 8 86.0 56.0 86.0 44.0
37-39 Sewerage, waste treatment 40 80.1 53.9 49.0 15.4
46 Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles 383 53.8 33.3 40.7 7.4
49-52 Transportation and storage 251 62.1 47.9 46.2 18.8
53 Postal and courier activities 4 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
58 Publishing activities 38 17.3 17.3 23.0 5.8
59 Programme production, sound recording and music publishing activities 10 13.8 13.8 0.0 0.0
61 Telecommunications 30 10.6 0.0 11.6 11.6
62 Computer programming, consultancy and related activities 177 29.6 19.2 20.2 14.8
63 Information service activities 19 27.2 18.3 18.3 54.9
64 Financial service activities 50 23.9 7.3 10.0 0.0
65 Insurance, reinsurance and pension funding 20 25.6 15.4 25.6 5.1
66 Activities auxiliary to financial services and insurance activities 22 34.8 34.8 39.4 39.4
71 Architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis 159 56.3 33.1 48.2 18.5
72 Scientific research and development 20 23.1 9.9 16.5 9.9
73 Advertising and market research 28 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
All NACE - Total 2746 49.8 33.3 42.0 19.3
05-39 Manufacturing, total 1535 53.1 35.9 47.6 24.2
46, 49-53, 58-66, 71-73 Services, total 1211 45.7 29.9 34.8 13.1

Source: Innovation 2014, Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Mari Ylä-Jarkko


Updated 2.6.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Innovation [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-4399. 2014, Appendix table 30a. Factors for introducing innovations with environmental benefits, with high or medium importance, by industry 2012-2014, share of enterprises with innovations with environmental benefits . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.7.2020].
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