The Finnish Forest Centre consults and serves all companies in the forest sector and closely related industries. Industries closely related to the forest sector can be, for example, the natural products sector, the wood products sector, or the bioenergy sector. The Finnish Forest Centre’s corporate customer advisers operate throughout the country.
The Finnish Forest Centre’s business advisor plans development measures according to the company's needs together with the customer. Measures may include, for example, the identification of different financing options, the search for a suitable partner, the networking of companies, the organization of training events and various assignments related to forest information.
Development activities may include, for example:
- business networking events
- a report on the growing stock in the area for the sawmill planning to expand its operations
- expert assistance to forest service, harvesting and wood processing companies and other forest, natural product, and timber industry operators
- a study of financing opportunities for heating and wood processing companies’ investments.
The strength of the Finnish Forest Centre’s business consulting services is its extensive expertise and efficient networks with other operators in the sector.