BusinessKuopio aims to promote the activities of the region’s entrepreneurs and the city’s attractiveness to businesses by presenting the stories of entrepreneurs and other actors, current and regional phenomena and by describing the opportunities for growth. Kuopio’s wide-ranging business services help companies from start-up to growth and guide them to the right partners. Kuopio is developing at a tremendous rate and creating opportunities for investors while offering businesses an ideal location to grow and develop.
In 2016 business net sales grew by 3.6 % and the total sum of salary 3.5 % in the Kuopio region. The increase was greater than in the whole country.