BBN - The Finnish Puume shop furniture manufacturer will move its production to Estonia and one of Tartu's major furniture makers, Velma Mööbel, will start art subcontracting for it.
Velma Mööbel has co-operated with Puume since 2010, and it has operated on the Finnish market since 1999. A new 1 100 square meter production department was built in Vasara Street in Tartu and this will add 12 jobs.
Moving the production to Estonia and making professional products in Estonia will ensure a cost-effective solution, Veljo Kiigemägi, board chairman of Velma Mööbel, told the paper.
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