Economic and social responsibility means that the mill will enhance the well-being of Kainuu. According to a commissioned Pöyry study, the Paltamo mill will provide direct employment to around 200 and many more indirectly - the forestry secret alone would add 350 new positions. Over 6000 employment years will be required by the the construction phase; 1500 of which in Kainuu.
The mill will have an annual positive economic impact on the Kainuu region of about 300 million euros and create economic activity of about 720 million.
The various elements of responsibility support each other seamlessly. As our ecologically responsible product gains market share, economic prosperity is created all around the mill system.