Valid as of 1st of November 2023

The Confederation of Finnish Industries EK is a business organization whose purpose is to promote its members in economic and labor market policy matters and participate in societal decision-making.

The purpose of this document is to explain why and how we use cookies on our website.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that a browser stores on a visitor’s device. Cookies enable, among other things, the preservation of user choices, such as language selection when a user navigates from one page to another on the website.

Cookies we use only uses cookies that are essential for the functionality of the website. Essential cookies ensure the technical functioning of the website and are not used for other purposes. The website always operates on a secure connection (https).

We do not collect visitor statistics using cookies, so we do not track where visitors come from or how long they stay on our pages. We also do not collect data for targeted communication or marketing.

Essential cookies

Automatically activated functional cookies are always in use as we need them to provide a functioning online service. Essential cookies are required, among other things, to establish a secure connection. You can configure your browser to block these cookies, but please note that not all parts of the online service will function as expected in that case. These cookies do not store any personal information.

Essential cookies used by the website:
The cookie is related to the functionality of the Polylang plugin, which enables multiple language versions of the website.

Contact Information and Complaints

If you have any questions about our cookie policy or data protection, you can contact us at ek(at)

You can also file a complaint about the use of cookies with the Data Protection Ombudsman: Data Protection Ombudsman, Lintulahdenkuja 4, 00530 Helsinki, or by email at tietosuoja(at)