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Digitalization has created for business and for national operating models new value chains that challenge traditional business models and enable completely new, globally scalable digital product and service innovations across traditional industry boundaries.

Digital marketplaces are an important part of the platform economy, where data is primarily a new raw material.

Marketplaces are becoming a major competitive factor globally and regionally.

Online marketplaces, so called sharing economic improve resource efficiency of economies, increase transparency, benefit competition and disrupt current economic structures.

Their share of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the western economies is estimated to rise to 25 percentage by 2025.

The GDP of Western market economies will account for more than 60% of services and only about 20% of products.

According to the Ecommerce Foundation report, in 2017, services accounted for 2.64 percent of global GDP in western countries through online marketplaces.

This clearly demonstrates the huge market potential of digital marketplaces.

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Do you know that 50% of the world’s raw materials are used for construction and only 9 % construction wastes are recycled?


In the construction industry, contract schedules are constantly changing due to several factors.

This makes it difficult to implement the “one waste´s is the other`s raw material” philosophy without a construction marketplace where demand and supply time tables could meet each other in real time.

Increasing the recycling rates of building and soil masses can achieve EUR billions of cost savings in economies.

In Finland, for example, raising the recycling rate for construction by 10% would bring about cost savings about EUR 5 billion a year.

Construction Marketplaces Solution

  • New construction and renovation construction
  • Demolition work
  • Construction wastes
  • Surplus and deficit masses
  • Recycling design tools
  • Recycling competition tools

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The development of recycling in construction and in demolition requires that the entire value chain are involved in bidding for renovation contracts > builder> architect > structural designer > contractor > demolition planning > demolition materials exploration > recycling plan.

Carbon footprint in new construction is only part of the whole challenge.

The value of new construction in Finland is approximately EUR 12 billion annually.

Equally, the share of renovation construction is estimated at about EUR 12 billion annually.

To raise construction and demolition to the focus requires recycling to be taken into account in building plan processes and documents.

Contractors calculate offers according to building plan documents.

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Industrial countries are committed to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions to halt climate change. These are carbon dioxide, fluorine, methane, nitrous oxide and three industrial fluorine-compounds.

Global warming has been thought to be faster and now we need global engagement
to reduce emissions.

Organizations like the Emissions Trading Scheme of European Union will be expanding rapidly around the world and emissions trading will become international business.

Greenhouse gas emissions are reduced where it is the cheapest.

If emission allowances from the market are more favorable than the emission reduction measures in own production, it is preferable to acquire allowances from the market than to reduce their own emissions.

It is worthwhile to implement emission reduction measures that are cheaper than the emission allowance.

Companies have increased their corporate social responsibility by investing in cleaner technology and the acquisition of environmentally friendly products and solutions.

Emission rights can be bought and sold freely throughout the EU-wide market.

The price of the emission allowance is formed on the market in the same way as in other commodities trades.

Our global marketplaces offers great opportunities to search current and future emission trading units cost-effectively.

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Digitalization is challenging business structures and old ways of action irreversibly.

Customers want to know the prices and availability of products, services and solutions in real time without extra margin dividers.

There is no investment in stock, but nevertheless production wheels must be in motion to avoid losses.

Traditional vertical networks are not enough to meet the challenges of the future because the horizontal marketplaces are needed.

Marketplaces change industry value chains totally. Design, raw materials and components must be found 24/7. If after the manufacturing process there is a buyer for residues, the waste owner can obtain additional income and save on waste fees and their transportation costs, what a wonderful possibility to improve profitability.

Resource efficiency is also underpinned by the digital business: the most important parts of the service are produced intangibly online and mobile, although services are still consumed in a physical environment.

Marketplaces face seller and buyer, demand and supply in accordance with market economy logic.

If you are interested in industrial online marketing solutions, don´t hesitate contact us.

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The GDP of Western market economies will account for more than 60% of services and only about 20% of industrial products.

Despite this trend, it is amazing that global B2B marketplaces do not include services or solutions.

At present, services and their providers operate on a global market, despite the legislative, linguistic or cultural differences.

Services are a great new business opportunity especially for small and medium sized companies.

Services do not consume natural resources in the same way as commodity production and do not need expensive and valuable logistics costs.

Digitalization offers great tools for providing services and who owns Nike on the left foot and Adidas on the right foot, will have a huge competitive edge ang clean the table.

Let me know if you want to hear more about B2B marketing new age solutions.

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Mankind and Earth are at a turning point. Due to the global warming, the natural resources of the Earth are consumed more than is sustainable.

Our goal is to consume less and smarter, to repair faulty devices and to reuse materials.

The maintenance of a clean and healthy environment concerns everyone.

By increasing recycling we can save our beautiful planet.

The European Union aspires to reuse 60 percent of produced waste by 2025 and 65 percent by 2030. Today only 30-35 percent of produced waste is reused in EU.

Global megatrends guide this development in the following key areas: energy, water resource and waste management, mining and construction industries, transport and bioeconomy.

The global warming is one of the greatest challenges encountered by mankind. To overcome it, we must adopt the best means and practices in use and develop new smart solutions. We must hurry if the Paris Agreement goal of keeping the global warming under two degrees celsius is to be achieved. In addition to strong environmental grounds for it, a circular economy also offers business opportunities, creates new jobs and benefits digitalization and environmental-friendly purchases.

Online marketplaces improve resource efficiency of economies, increase transparency, benefit competition and challenge current industry structures. Their share of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the western economies is estimated to rise to 25 percent by 2025.

One person’s waste is another person’s raw material. When owners (i.e. sellers) of different waste types find buyers for their waste they earn extra income and save in waste disposal and transportation costs.

Mankind needs recycling marketplaces where face seller and buyer, demand and supply in accordance with market economy logic.

If you are interested in global recycling issues and solutions, don´t hesitate contact us.

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