According to a press release from the Ministry of Employment and the Economy (TEM), the forms of support are distributed in such a way that approximately EUR 79 million has been allocated for preliminary studies in business disturbances and approximately EUR 832 million for development financing in business disturbances.
Business Finland's support has received the most trade, construction, software and games, tourism and restaurants, and the creative industries.
A total of 28,715 projects applied for grants and financing for Business Finland's business development by the deadline.
93% of the applications have been processed and 68% of them have been approved.
There are about 18,770 approved projects.
Through Ely, the company received an average of almost 33,000 euros in development funding
According to the Ministry of Employment and the Economy, a total of EUR 295 million in corona support has been distributed.
On average, EUR 6,148 per company has been allocated for the situation analysis and EUR 32,939 for the development measure.
Wholesale and retail trade as well as accommodation and food service activities have made the most use of the support of the Ely centers.
In addition, the most supported are professional, scientific and technical activities, which include legal and accounting services, management consulting, architectural and engineering services, and scientific activities and research.
The Ely centers received a total of 33,107 applications, of which a total of 29,936 were processed.
Of these, 21,013 positive decisions have been received, or 70% of all applications.
Aid for sole proprietors has been estimated at around EUR 85 million out of the EUR 250 million earmarked so far.
The restaurants received more than 72 million in mass payments
Approximately EUR 107 million in cost support has been granted by the State Treasury.
12,855 applications were received by the deadline, ie by the end of August, and the acceptance rate is 27%.
The aid is intended for the firm's fixed costs and wage costs which are difficult to adjust.
1,525 applicants applied for the closure decision made by Parliament by the deadline, ie by the end of August, for compensation for restaurants and other catering establishments.
To date, there have been 212 approved applications and the amount of support paid is just over 4.2 million euros.
A total of EUR 72.47 million in credits has been granted to 6,257 companies as a mass payment.
Subsidies are still being processed.
Support for the re-employment of catering companies is available until the end of October.
Support available in various channels for companies of all sizes
In March, Business Finland and the ely centers began offering companies corona financing for situation analysis and operational development.
Their searches were closed at the beginning of June, and at the beginning of July, a cost subsidy through the State Treasury was applied for to cover the fixed costs of companies significantly affected by the interest rate.
In addition, support for sole proprietors has been channeled through municipalities, and the restaurant industry has received its own subsidies through the Keha Center, among other things, as compensation for restricting the operation of restaurants.
The state-owned private equity company Industry Investment has also started to provide stabilization financing to medium-sized companies.