WHAT'S NEW IN NORRBOTTEN?
Norrbotten County is the northernmost county of Sweden. Its natural resources have played a key role in the industrialization of the country.
Iron ore has been mined in Norrbotten at an industrial scale since the end of the 19th century.
Norrbotten is currently the biggest producer of iron ore in all of Europe accounting for approximately 90 % of the total European output.
With the support of the Just Transition Fund, the steel industry is converting to carbon neutrality in Norrbotten.