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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

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 >

15/04/2019
Annual Report 2018 has been published

Finnish Minerals Group has published its Annual Report 2018 in both English and Finnish. Read more >

Upcoming events

18/09/2019 - 20/09/2019
24th International Congress for Battery Recycling ICBR 2019

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

26/09/2019 - 27/09/2019
Battery Materials Europe Amsterdam, The Netherlands 26-27 September 2019

Battery Materials Europe will help to prepare the business strategy to make the most of the opportunities in the growing EV industry.

30/09/2019 - 01/10/2019
European Days for Sustainable Circular Economy Helsinki 30 September - 1 October 2019

The aim of the European Days for Sustainable Circular Economy event is to promote a low-carbon, climate resilient circular economy.

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

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 >

Limiting global warming requires effective measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. According to a study commissioned by Finnish Minerals Group, domestic battery cell production is in a position to markedly cut down emissions from transport. Read more >