Welcome to Kaunis Iron!

With new owners and strong local commitment we have re-started the iron ore mine in Pajala. We are doing this under the name Kaunis Iron AB. Our unique iron ore concentrate has with its quality and environmental advantages already shown itself to be in big demand among the world’s steelworks.

News

2021-01 |

Vattenfall and Kaunis Iron in a new partnership concerning electrified fossil-free mining operations

Vattenfall AB and Kaunis Iron AB have signed a letter of intent to develop fossil-free and electrified mining operations at the iron ore mine in Pajala.
2020-10 |

1,200 MSEK (115 MEUR) investment in Kaunisvaara-Svappavaara roads

​The Swedish Transport Administration and Kaunis Iron AB have signed an agreement under which Kaunis Iron will contribute 127 MSEK to reinforcement and rerouting of the road stretch between Kaunisvaara and Svappavaara.