We represent and defend the interests of the Finnish business community – both on the national level, as well as in the EU. We are engaged in dialogue and cooperation in all subjects relevant to our members such as corporate legislation, taxation, trade policy, innovation environment, SME entrepreneurship and climate politics. Furthermore, we are centrally involved in labour markets together with our member associations.
EK represents the entire private sector and companies of all sizes:
- 27 member associations
- 16,000 member companies across all business sectors
- Member companies produce over 70% of Finland’s GDP and
over 95% of exports
- Member companies employ 950,000 workers
EK’s organization consists of 160 professionals, located in our Helsinki headquarters and in Brussels office.
EK is a member of BUSINESSEUROPE, the European-level association for employers, commerce and industry. We are also active in the OECD and the ILO.
Confederation of Finnish Industries EK
Eteläranta 10, 00130 Helsinki, Finland
P.O.Box 30, FI-00131 Helsinki, Finland
Tel +358 9 42020 Fax + 358 9 4202 2299
172, Avenue de Cortenbergh
B-1000 Bruxelles, Belgique
Tel +32 471 243 189
Fax +32 2 223 0805
Tel 09 4202 3333 (from Finland)