The Creative Industries in Finland

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The Creative Industries in Finland


What are the Creative Industries, what kind of business do they do and what kind of potential do they hold?


The Creative Industries produce sustainable growth, wellbeing and new jobs. They form a sizeable part of the Finnish economy.

Growth Potential and Scalable Work in the Creative Industries


Creative work can be produced as unique products, projects for a client or scalable production for the mass market. At the core of everything is making use of creativity, skill and vision.

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Creative Expertise

Creative experts provide other industries with vision and expertise. Creativity is the ability to produce new, original interpretations and make them come to life.

Different points of view are required in order to achieve sustainable reform. Multidisciplinary work, co-creating and working in networks are all characteristic of creative experts.

Public Funding for Creative Enterprise


The infographic shows the most common public subsidies to companies, including financial instruments specifically designed for the creative industries.

The funding options are presented as easy-to-follow paths. In addition, they are linked directly to the websites of the funding providers.

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Visit & Postal Address

Creative Finland

c/o AGMA Association of Agents and Managers in Creative Industries

Kaikukatu 4 A

00530 Helsinki, Finland

Chief Networking Officer, Content and Communications

Anu-Katriina Perttunen

+358 44 534 5285

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Communications Coordinator, Communications and Website

Essi Niemenmaa

+358 449704537

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Project Director (from Jan 1, 2020), Administration and Finance

Katariina Malmberg​

+358 50 5727 283

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