Our local impacts
Companies have a positive impact on their communities by contributing taxes and paying salaries to employees, which in turn stimulates the local economy.

In 2020, UPM Kymi generated around €16 million in taxes and a local consumption impact of around €39 million. This money strengthens local economic vitality and covers the costs of public services.
Our tax impact
Real estate tax
0.7 million €
Estimate of tax on salaries
6 million €
Estimate of corporate income tax
9.4 million €*
*approx. 30% of this goes directly to the municipality
in taxes
Equals to the average yearly salary of

Impacts on local consumption*

* Presents private consumption of commodities through net income of employees working either for UPM or companies providing materials and services for UPM.
Local consumption impact equals to