News

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

17.10.2019
Nature, profitability and battery value chain at the top of stakeholder priorities

The stakeholder survey of Finnish Minerals Group has been completed. A long-term approach and bold initiatives are expected from the company, but they must be conducted responsibly and with consideration. Read more >

10.10.2019
Nobel Prize awarded to developers of the lithium-ion battery

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019 has been awarded to three pioneers in the development of lithium-ion batteries. According to the justifications, lithium-ion batteries have already revolutionised our lives in many ways.  Read more >

26.09.2019
Finnish Minerals Group attends the EU Battery Alliance high-level meeting

The high-level meeting, organised during the Climate Week, is hosted by the Vice-President of the European Commission Maroš Šefčovič. Finnish Minerals Group has been invited to participate in the meeting with ministers and a group of European companies. Read more >

Upcoming events

09.11.2019 - 14.11.2019
Kokkola Material Week 9 –14 November 2019

International Conference in Kokkola, Finland

Past events

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 >

27.10.2019 - 01.11.2019
LME Week London 27 October - 1 November 2019

Every year the London Metal Exchange hosts three official flagship events throughout the week; the LME Metals Seminar, the Annual Dinner and the LME Focus Day. Read more >

Blog

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 >

Batteries have long been the main aspect of development of electric cars. Chemistry and the chemical industry can make a difference in achieving smaller and lighter batteries. Read more >

The growing popularity of electric cars is expected to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from driving, but there is still a lot to be done across the battery value chain. Read more >