General information

With its headquarters in The Netherlands, several offices throughout Europe, its participation in the CENELEC Certification Agreement and DEKRA's leading position in the European ENEC scheme we are perfectly organized to help you get access to all European countries. Based on DEKRA testing you can get access to the national certification marks of almost all European countries without retesting.

Technical information

Voltage 230V
Frequency 50Hz, single face
C Plugtype
F Plugtype

Certification mark(s)

Certification Certification Certification Certification


DEKRA Local Support Yes
Capital Helsinki
Language Finnish 91.2% (official), Swedish 5.5% (official), other 3.3% (small Sami- and Russian-speaking minorities) (2007)
Currency Euro (EUR)
Area 338,145 sq km
Population 5,259,250 (July 2011 est.)
Time UTC +3
GDP Value: $189.6 billion (2010 est.) - Ranking: 56
Export volume Value: $73.53 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 40
Export commodities electrical and optical equipment, machinery, transport equipment, paper and pulp, chemicals, basic metals; timber
Import volume Value: $69.11 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 39
Import commodities foodstuffs, petroleum and petroleum products, chemicals, transport equipment, iron and steel, machinery, textile yarn and fabrics, grains
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IECEE member Yes
CB scheme member (NCB) Yes
Applicable standards SFS / EN - Based on IEC: Yes
Certification mark(s) FI mark

Regulatory / Certification Requirements

Safety Mandatory Voluntary FI Mark
EMC Mandatory Voluntary CE
Energy Efficiency Mandatory Voluntary