Official Statistics of Finland

Foreign affiliates in Finland

Producer: Statistics Finland
Data:

Latest release:
Foreign affiliates significant in manufacturing
18 Dec 2018
According to Statistics Finland's data, the turnover of foreign enterprises located in Finland was EUR 92.2 billion in 2017. This was nine per cent more than in the previous year. The industry of manufacturing was most significant in terms of both the number of personnel and turnover. Most turnover was generated by Swedish, German, American, Swiss and Danish enterprises. Swedish enterprises accounted for 22.1 per cent of the turnover of foreign enterprises located in Finland. Foreign enterprises employed 254,980 persons, which is slightly more than in the year before. The number of foreign enterprises decreased slightly, to 4,308.

Next release:
19 Dec 2019

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: 15.2.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ulkoy/index_en.html