Human Resources

At the end of 2012, Kemira Group had 4,762 permanent employees (2011: 4,846, 2010: 4,814) and 95 temporary employees (2011: 160, 2010: 119). Kemira employed 1,114 people in Finland (1,179), 1,690 people elsewhere in EMEA (1,776), 1,279 in North America (1,384), 423 in South America (398) and 351 in Asia Pacific (269).


Total salaries and wages in 2012 increased to EUR 271.5 million (2011: 235.6, 2010: 251.3) mainly due to severance payments.