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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

16.08.2019
Let us know about your views for the development of our corporate responsibility

Finnish Minerals Group has published an e-survey, which gives respondents a possibility to share their views on the company’s corporate responsibility. The survey will be available for responding until Monday, 2 September. Read more >

21.05.2019
Finnish Minerals Group is actively seeking ways to promote sustainability

Finnish Minerals Group wants to promote sustainability in the mining industry and do its part to curb climate change. Read more >

08.05.2019
New expert report: Battery value chain to generate highly significant economic benefits for Finland

The goal of Finnish Minerals Group, FMG, is to drive investments in the different stages of the lithium-ion battery manufacturing value chain in Finland. FMG commissioned consultancy company Ramboll Finland to evaluate the effects of the investments currently under negotiations to Finnish society. Read more >

Upcoming events

29.08.2019 - 30.08.2019
SHIFT Business Festival Turku 29-30 August 2019

SHIFT Events hosts a two-day SHIFT Business Festival and a SHIFT Investor Network each year. This year the event will be held at Turku Science Park.

04.09.2019 - 05.09.2019
Future of Mining EMEA London 4-5 September 2019

The event attendees include mining companies, government organisations, finance and investment specialists and more.

18.09.2019 - 20.09.2019
24th International Congress for Battery Recycling ICBR Lyon 18-20 September 2019

Congress will bring together experts and decision-makers of the battery recycling value chain.

Past events

12.06.2019 - 12.06.2019
Kickoff Seminar for the Southwest Finland Battery Ecosystem Salo 12 June 2019

The target groups of the event are organizations and communities that are interested in the business opportunities and the ecosystem of the electric car battery industry. Read more >

05.06.2019 - 07.06.2019
Kaivosseminaari19 Vuokatti 5 – 7 June 2019

The Finnish mining industry and its stakeholders will meet at the beginning of summer at the mining seminar in Vuokatti, Katinkulta. Read more >

27.05.2019 - 29.05.2019
Mines and Technology Helsinki 27-29 May 2019

Europe’s most forward-thinking mining tech event - Mines and Technology Helsinki 27-29 May Read more >

Blog

People in Kaustinen are waiting for the opening of the Keliber mine and the start of production. The municipality is supporting the project with its own activities. The mayor has a small request for the state regarding road arrangements. Read more >

Prime Minister Antti Rinne’s programme entails changes in the regulation and taxation of mining operations. The possibilities brought forth by the battery value chain call for further discussions. Read more >

The first half of 2019 is coming to an end, so now is a good time to take a look back. Much has happened in the mining industry, and it still has more to give in the area of responsibility. Read more >