Finnish Food and Drink Industries' Federation (Elintarviketeollisuusliitto ry)

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Lobbying Costs

100,000€ - 199,999€

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

4.25 Fte (9)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Finnish Food and Drink Industries' Federation (Elintarviketeollisuusliitto ry)   (ETL)

    EU Transparency Register

    243595329172-25 First registered on 01 Dec 2017

    Goals / Remit

    The Finnish Food and Drink Industries' Federation (ETL) represents Finnish companies in the food and drink industries in labour market and industry policy contexts. The aim of the federation is to influence the operating environment of the field to accommodate the success of companies in Finland and to also help them extend their activities to the international market. Finnish Food and Drink Industries' Federation has 250 member companies and cooperation agreement with the Finnish Bakery Federation and the Finnish Meat Trade Association. The activities of companies within the spheres of the ETL cover the majority of food and drink industry production in Finland. ETL maintains communication with its member companies and works in close cooperation with those involved in the food processing chain and with societal decision-makers in Finland and the EU.

    Main EU files targeted

    - EU energy and climate change policy
    - EU circular economy and waste policy
    - EU environmental policy
    - EU policies related to transportation and logistics
    - EU trade policy
    - EU employment and social affairs policy
    - EU policies related to agriculture and fishery
    - EU industrial policy
    - EU policies related to internal market
    - EU competition policy
    - EU policies related to food safety, nutrition and consumer information


    Head Office
    Pasilankatu 2
    Helsinki 00241 - 115
    EU Office
    Pasilankatu 2
    Helsinki 00241 - 115


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Trade and business associations

  • Networking


    - Confederation of Finnish Industries (Elinkeinoelämän keskusliitto EK)
    - FoodDrinkEurope
    - AIM - European Brands Association

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Other financial info

    Elintarviketeollisuusliiton jäsenmaksuja yhteensä 4,2 miljoonaa euroa maksaneet jäsenyritykset. Linkki:

    Elintarviketeollisuusliiton henkilöstö- ja toimitilakuluja vain Suomessa.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    3 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 26 Jun 2023 Location Online
      Subject Food industry
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Jutta Urpilainen
      Portfolio International Partnerships
      • Suvi Leinonen (Cabinet member)
    • Date 18 May 2021 Location Helsinki
      Subject Food fraud
      • Ville Itälä (Director-General)
    • Date 11 Dec 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Food Supply Chain
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Jyrki Katainen
      Portfolio Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
      • Jyrki Katainen (Vice-President)
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