The companies in the area do annually invest 50 million € in modernizations.
Furthermore, a combined investment of more than 100 million € in new production facilities by a number of companies at the KIP area have been made.
KOKKOLA MATERIAL WEEK
The KMW 2014 material chemistry event was held for the second time. Experts from ten countries with scientific, industrial and administrative backgrounds got together to learn, discuss, and network about material science, metals, nanotechnology, biomass, recycling, industrial symbiosis, lithium and natural products.
During the 2'nd Material Week more than 50 experts were covering a rich assortment of themes:
- industrial symbiosis (networking and collaboration)
- new technologies linked with business development