Development will lead us to the top

Innovations are the key to companies’ international success, which, in turn, will strengthen Finnish welfare.

High-tech products are used in virtually every sector and Finnish technology products are among the best in the world. Finland cannot hold its own in the world through bulk goods alone. We must invest in quality, as only quality will keep Finland on the world map. 

Strong investment in quality

Finland’s high level of education, public sector research funding and science and technology policies that emphasize Finland’s own national expertise have created the preconditions for a high-tech success story. 

The technology industry accounts for 75 % of all private sector R&D.

Global megatrends, i.e. the digitalization of society, urbanization, climate change, the aging population and the scarcity of resources, are increasing the demand for high technology.

See also:

Seven truths about the technology industry  (SlideShare)