Jobs and enterprise
Hämeenlinna enjoys the benefits of an excellent location, which provides both citizens and business life with an abundance of possibilities. Commuting to the capital area and to Tampere is easy and the town’s central location in Southern Finland attracts businesses to the area.
Hämeenlinna is the right place for your company, if you are looking to locate in a well-connected growth centre.
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Growth corridor Finland
Growth Corridor Finland stretches from Helsinki to Tampere region as a string of cities. It forms the forefront basis of national competitiveness; more than 50 % of Finland’s GDP is produced in this area. Growth Corridor Finland is the biggest pool of workforce in Finland with more than 301 000 daily commuters.
Hämeenlinna continuously promotes, develops and implements its industrial politics. The town creates new businesses, helps develop the business activities and competitiveness of existing companies, produces new work places and promotes the entrepreneurships, networking and marketing of the area.
A number of different industries are represented in Hämeenlinna. Aside from the wood processing and graphic industries, there is food processing, packaging and textile processing industries.
The knowledge of metal processing is world-class and some of the professionals in the field produce gorgeous gold jewellery. Tourism and other service-related business areas employ a large amount of people.
The most important companies in town are SSAB, Huhtamäki, Patria Vehicles, Konecranes and Kultakeskus. The most internationally recognized company in Hämeenlinna is Iittala. Iittala Group is a leading manufacturer of modern, Scandinavian products for the home and a pioneer in design.
Lines of business:
- Metal industry 30 %
- Trade and services 30 %
- Public administration 30 %
- Others 10 %
Invest in Hämeenlinna
Interested in starting a business in Finland in a well-connected growth centre? Or are you looking for a business partners? Answer is Hämeenlinna!
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