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18.12.2020
Tukes decides on the rights to Sokli

The new holder of the rights is our project company Sokli Oy. Read more >

18.12.2020
Finnish Minerals Group divested its ownership in Sotkamo Silver

The company has sold all its shares in Sotkamo Silver AB. Read more >

11.12.2020
Finnish Minerals Group acquires rights to Sokli mining project

Finnish Minerals Group will be responsible for assessing future development opportunities related to the project. Read more >

09.12.2020
First letters of intent for battery material plant sites signed

Our project company Finnish Battery Chemicals has now signed letters of intent with the cities of Kotka and Hamina. Read more >

02.12.2020
Social Responsibility Policy and Code of Ethics updates published

Finnish Minerals Group has updated its basic guidelines for corporate responsibility. Read more >

09.11.2020
Finnish Minerals Group’s updated strategy focuses on battery value chain development

The battery value chain has potential to create new high-tech industry in Finland. Read more >

19.10.2020
Finnish Battery Chemicals’ battery material project to be subjected to two EIA procedures

The company will continue the EIA procedures separately in the Kymenlaakso province and the western coast of Finland. Read more >

30.09.2020
The principle of continuous improvement also applies to human rights

In this interview, Finnish Minerals Group’s Responsibility Committee discusses the development of industry and human rights. Read more >

29.09.2020
Finnish Minerals Group joins the European Raw Materials Alliance as a founding member

Access to mineral raw materials is crucial for the European Green Deal. Read more >

24.09.2020
The list of critical raw materials is growing

Jani Kiuru, Chief Technology Officer at Finnish Minerals Group, sheds light on the challenges and opportunities related to a secure supply of minerals and metals. Read more >

21.09.2020
Yle coverage on Terrafame minority shareholder Trafigura

Finnish Minerals Group comments on news regarding the minority shareholder of Terrafame. Read more >

18.09.2020
Terrafame’s nickel sulphate production offers 60% lower carbon footprint than existing conventional processes

Our subsidiary fights climate change by enhancing low-carbon mobility with responsible battery chemicals. Read more >

10.09.2020
Corporate responsibility principles for service providers and suppliers

Finnish Minerals Group expects all its suppliers of goods and services to uphold its corporate responsibility principles. Read more >

28.08.2020
New financing package from the owners for Terrafame’s development

Terrafame’s owners have agreed on a new financing package to support the further development of the company’s operations. Read more >

02.07.2020
Efforts to develop the battery value chain progressing as planned

During its first two years of operation, Finnish Minerals Group has built a robust foundation for investments into a battery value chain in Finland. Read more >

03.06.2020
Government proposes to capitalise Finnish Minerals Group

Capitalisation would provide new opportunities for developing the Finnish battery value chain and mining operations as well as circular economy projects related to them.  Read more >

22.05.2020
Sanja-Maria and Atte took up their summer jobs

Finnish Minerals Group has hired two summer trainees who have started their work remotely. Read more >

15.05.2020
Seven questions for the new Chair of the Board

Antti Kummu’s expertise in working with growth companies and carrying out restructuring is now at Finnish Minerals Group’s disposal. Read more >

14.05.2020
Preparations underway for the EIA report on battery materials production

Finnish Battery Chemicals Oy received the ELY Centre’s statement on the EIA programme for battery materials production, which the company submitted to the authority in March 2020. Read more >

11.05.2020
Finnish Minerals Group subscribes to shares in Sotkamo Silver

Our holding in Sotkamo Silver remains at the same level as before the share issue. Read more >

29.04.2020
Traceability of minerals enables development of responsibility in mining and battery industries

Finnish Minerals Group is taking part in the development and industrial implementation of traceability of minerals within several joint projects during the next five years. Read more >

24.04.2020
Corona entails new uses for electronic tools

During the coronavirus crisis, we have made use of webinar and other digital tools as part of the EIA process concerning battery materials production. Read more >

26.03.2020
Antti Kummu appointed Chair of the Board of Finnish Minerals Group

By decision of the General Meeting of Shareholders of Finnish Minerals Group on 26 March 2020, the Board of Directors continues with five members. Read more >

26.03.2020
Annual Report for 2019 published

The Annual Report of Finnish Minerals Group, covering the first full year of operation, has been published online. Read more >

05.03.2020
EIA procedure for investments in the battery value chain launched

The ELY Centre for Southeast Finland has published an EIA programme submitted by Finnish Minerals Group’s project company. Read more >

10.02.2020
Ferrovan bankruptcy estate sells rights related to Mustavaara mine area

Finnish Minerals Group is a creditor in the Ferrovan Oy bankruptcy. Read more >

07.02.2020
Finnish Minerals Group invests EUR 30 million in the battery chemicals plant

The company implements earlier agreed funding commitments related to Terrafame’s battery chemicals plant. Read more >

15.01.2020
Finnish Minerals Group summarises its sustainable development goals

Sustainable development goals have been summarised in our Responsibility Program based on three themes. The information collected earlier in a stakeholder study was useful for setting the program goals. Read more >

03.01.2020
Finnish Minerals Group is gearing up for an environmental impact assessment of battery value chain investments

Finnish Minerals Group has started the preparations for an EIA procedure for two new plants that would produce precursor and cathode active materials needed in the manufacture of lithium-ion batteries. The EIA procedure will start in winter 2020, when the EIA programme is to be submitted to the coordinating authority. Read more >

Media contact

Katri Kauppila

VP, Corporate Responsibility, People & Communications

+358 40 569 9200
katri.kauppila(at)mineralsgroup.fi