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The Kevitsa deposit in Sodankylä was discovered in 1987. It is one of the largest mineral discoveries in Finland. Production at the mine started in 2012. Kevitsa became part of the Boliden Group in June 2016. Boliden's mines are among the safest in the world: a safer work environment is made possible by automation.

Why you should visit it

Boliden Kevitsa is the largest open mine in Finland in terms of production volume. The mine's main products are nickel and copper concentrates, in addition to which it also produces significant amounts of platinum, palladium, gold and, to a lesser extent, cobalt. The ore concentrate is delivered to Boliden's own smelters.

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