EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Finland
Region: Manner-Suomi


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of wood and paper products, and printing
16.23 - Manufacture of other builders\' carpentry and joinery
Number Employed: 1303

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 02-02-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 170

Additional Information

Finnish manufacturer of doors, Kaskipuu, is to build a window-factory close to its door-factory in Vitasaarii, Finland, resulting in 70-90 new job positions at the factory with a further 80 new positions in the sales division distributed across Finland and 30-40 new employees working with installation. In total Kaskipuu will invest €12 million by the end of 2016 and 170-200 new employees will be hired across Finland. According to Kaskipuu, the new window-factory will be one of the largest ones of its kind in the Nordic countries.