In July 2008, the Central Bank procured 250 million low denomination coin from the Mint of Finland
," she added.
It will further strengthen our position at the Asian market and following the Vietnam contract, it shows that the confidence in Finnish minting expertise is strong in Asia," commented Raimo Makkonen, president and CEO of Mint of Finland
The central bank of Norway, Norges Bank, has sold its Royal Norwegian Mint to the Mint of Finland
and to Norwegian collectible coins business Samlerhuset.
The shares would be acquired equally by the Norwegian company Samlerhuset AS Norge and Mint of Finland
Ltd for a total of NOK44m.