In 2011, the total sales of the electronic supplies were EUR 875 million in Finland , which marks a 12, 8 per cent growth when compared to 2010.
According to the CEO of the Electrical technical Traders’ Association,Tarja Hailikari, the industry is predicting an on-going growth on sales for the beginning of 2012.
“The industry is highly dependent on the volume of building and the investments made by the manufacturing sector. The storms that shook the country at the end of 2011 created a long term demand for wires, equipment and components of the intellectual electronic network”, Hailikari continues.
The Electrical technical Traders’ Association was founded in 1931 and has members from wholesale companies specializing in electronic supplies and 47 manufacturers and importers. (Source: www.rakennuslehti.fi, 12.1.2012)