The Finnish American Chamber of Commerce Minnesota was founded in 2010 to promote business, financial, professional and trade relations between Finland and Minnesota. FACC-MN is a group of Finnish, American or Finnish-American business people committed to enhancing business relationships between Finland and Minnesota.
- Provide information and advice to Minnesota business people about business opportunities in Finland;
- Foster relationships between companies and people who are interested in Finland-Minnesota trade;
- Encourage direct trade between Finland and Minnesota;
- Develop new opportunities for Finnish-related businesses in Minnesota.
FACC-MN is an inclusive organization which invites members and non-members alike to participate in its activities. While FACC-MN is headquartered in the Twin Cities of St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota, we support business-related ventures throughout the Upper Midwest.
The Upper Midwest is a major U.S. market with 15 million people, one million businesses and 80,000 manufacturers within 500 miles of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. World-leading industries within the economic area are medical devices and healthcare, information technology, renewable energy, precision manufacturing, food processing, and agribusiness. The Twin Cities area regularly ranks on top in the Money Magazine's annual "America's 100 Best Places to Live".