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How can we meet the incresing demand for electric vehicles, batteries and raw materials? At Finnish Minerals Group, we seek to responsibly maximize the value of Finnish minerals. See our latest updates related to battery and mining ecosystem.

Latest News

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 >

25.11.2019
Finnish Minerals Group strengthens its team

Finnish Minerals Group has strengthened its resources in Shanghai and Helsinki. One person will be working for the company in the Asian market.  Read more >

Upcoming events

Past events

09.11.2019 - 14.11.2019
Kokkola Material Week 9 –14 November 2019

International Conference in Kokkola, Finland Read more >

29.10.2019 - 31.10.2019
12th Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining Conference Levi 29-31 October 2019

Finnish Minerals Group is sponsoring 12th Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining Conference organized in Levi October 29-31. Conference brings together over thousand exploration and mining industry leaders, experts and researchers from almost 30 countries. Read more >

28.10.2019 - 31.10.2019
Advanced Automotive Batteries Asia Tokio 28-31 October 2019

3rd international AABC Read more >

Blog

Transport accounts for up to 25% of Europe’s carbon dioxide emissions, writes our guest blogger Antti Vasara, CEO of VTT. Emission-free transport is a common goal for political actors and industry in Finland and the EU. Read more >

At the Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining Conference (FEM), held in Levi in October, the future prospects for the mineral sector in Northern Finland were estimated to be positive. The situation in mineral prospecting in particular was found promising. Read more >

Setting up a battery pack plant in Salo will open up new opportunities for the city to utilise its knowhow. Now, the city aims to create a battery industry cluster in the area, writes Mayor Lauri Inna. Read more >