Kandalaksha, sister town since 1986 is one of Piteå’s three sister towns. It is located in the Murmansk region and the distance from Piteå is around 700 km. The town was founded in 1526 and is the oldest in the Kola Peninsula. It is located at the head of Kandalaksha Gulf on the White Sea. The base for the income is fishing and metal industry. The natural resources were discovered in 1932 and today there is a big aluminum plant and mining industry.
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