UPM-Kymmene Oyj operates in the Paper mills sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares UPM-Kymmene Oyj with three other
paper and pulp mills in Europe:
Semapa - Sociedade de Investimento e Gestao SGPS, S.A.
sales of 2.16 billion Euro [US$2.49 billion]
of which 76%
was Pulp and Paper),
Stora Enso Oyj
(10.05 billion Euro [US$11.57 billion]
of which 28%
was Paper), and
DS Smith PLC
based in the United Kingdom
(£4.78 billion [US$6.31 billion]
of which 26%
was Western Europe).
UPM-Kymmene Oyj reported sales of 10.01 billion Euro (US$11.53 billion)
December of 2017.
increase of 2.0%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were 9.81 billion Euro.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2015, when UPM-Kymmene Oyj
reported sales of 10.14 billion Euro.
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, UPM-Kymmene Oyj had sales
of 10.44 billion Euro.
Sales of Upm Biorefinig saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
17.7% in 2017, from
1.66 billion Euro to 1.96 billion Euro.
UPM-Kymmene Oyj also saw significant increases in sales in
Upm Raflatoc (up 4.0% to 1.50 billion Euro)
Upm Specility Paper (up 4.1% to 1.11 billion Euro)
Upm Plywood (up 9.2% to 463.00 million Euro)
Not all segments of UPM-Kymmene Oyj experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Upm Energy fell 29.4% to 120.00 million Euro.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
UPM-Kymmene Oyj also experienced decreases in sales in
Upm Paper Ena (down 4.3% to 4.59 billion Euro)
Other Operations (down 0.4% to 274.00 million Euro)