This is a cooperative procurement of five different DMOs in South-East Finland.

22.1.2020: At the meeting in Haparanda representatives of the municipality of Haparanda, the Port of Narvik, Kouvola Innovation Oy and Scandion Oy

Ecology, safety and economy drive the logistics of tomorrow – but digital edge is required just about everywhere.


In a networked world that is dependent on global trade, curbing CO2 emissions caused by traffic is a big challenge.

Railforum 2019 seminar showcased several opportunities emerging in rail transport between Europe and Asia.

Now making its fourth appearance, Railforum will be hosted in Kouvola on 26 September.

According to a news release published by the Russian Customs, agricultural products, raw materials and foodstuffs can be transported through Russia

How energy efficient can wooden buildings be, when facing a really trying climate?

Rail Road Terminal project Kouvola RRT is going forward.

Arom-dekor Kemi Oy has recently purchased an industrial property in Kouvola and finished the construction work for production equipment, which is w

January 14th 2019 - The aim of the “GoSmart BSR” project is to develop smart Smart Specialization Strategies in an interregional system, primarily

Located between two metropolises – Helsinki and St.

Any type of excess moving and loading is pointless in the sense of the resultant costs and carbon footprints.

We are proud to announce, that GoSmart BSR -project is a laureate the Polish Smart Development Award 2018 in the category "Innovative solutions for

The new rail freight route opened between Finland and China on 10 November 2017 is doubling the frequency of the service due to increasing demand.

The GoSmart BSR –project invited high-profile experts of the Kymenlaakso smart specialization strategy (S3) to the tran

Even though entrepreneurs already have a seemingly significant range of support tools to develop their ideas and intentions, it has been concluded

Opening of the Railgate Finland, Kouvola-China Express on 10th November 2017

Mika Lammi, head of IoT business development at Kouvola Innovation Oy, is invited to the European Commission’s expert working group examining the d

’Blockchains and standardising’ seminar attracted professionals from a range of fields to Kuusankoskitalo, Kouvola, on 27 September. 

The dream of creating the “new Silk Road by rail” took a big step forward at RailForum 2017, as it was announced that the first container train fro

RailForum 2017 provided a comprehensive overview of what’s happening on the tracks now and in the future.

RailForum 2017 provided a comprehensive overview of what’s happening on the tracks now and in the future.

RailForum 2017 provided a comprehensive overview of what’s happening on the tracks now and in the future.

IBM Fellow John Cohn believes that blockchain technology is set to revolutionize rail traffic – and Kouvola will be in the thick of it.

Kouvola MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, and Events) services – Kouvola Convention & Events Bureau.

Logistics, bioeconomy and digitalization are the most potent areas for future growth and development in the Kymenlaakso Region.

The European Union ranked high the application – drawn up in spring 2016 – concerning the funding of NERO project (Cost reduction of Nearly Zero-En

Department of Commerce of Shaanxi Province from the People’s Republic of China visited Kouvola to get to know the possibilities of The Northern Cor

With Kouvola City’s funding there’s established a new 5-year (2016-2020) Wooden structures professorship at Aalto University, in Departmen

Circular economy is the word of the moment.

Railforum is international seminar focusing on container transports between North Europe and Asia. We bring together experts, clients and decision

Pekka Kankfelt is working on an innovation which could improve the health of millions of cows around the world – and result in soaring milk product

Next-gen e-commerce is poised to take off with Flying Lynx 

The new “traffic city” seeks to revolutionize the way we look at motorsports, driver training and vehicle system testing.

Kouvola is located in South-East Finland, within striking distance from two European metropolises.

Wood construction professor Fink feels that timber is not getting fair treatment by construction industry.

Local inventor Taisto Raussi is tackling the utilization of biomasses – as part of EU-funded top research projec

Belor Agro - Fertiliser terminal off to a great start! Salo-based Belor Agro picked Kouvola as its logistics anchor.


The Kouvola region, reachable with a 1h20min train connection to both the downtown Helsinki and Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, and with a 2h20min train c