Holmen AB operates in the Paper mills sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Holmen AB with three other
paper and pulp mills in Europe:
Semapa - Sociedade de Investimento e Gestao SGPS, S.A.
sales of 2.13 billion Euro [US$2.27 billion]
of which 76%
was Pulp and Paper),
Navigator Company SA
(1.65 billion Euro [US$1.76 billion]
of which 82%
was Paper), and
Norske Skogindustrier Asa
based in Norway
(11.54 billion Norwegian Kroner [US$1.36 billion]
of which 70%
was Publication Paper Europe).
Holmen AB reported sales of SEK 16.01 billion (US$1.79 billion)
December of 2015.
a very small
increase of 0.1%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were SEK 15.99 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2013, when Holmen AB
reported sales of SEK 16.23 billion.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, Holmen AB had sales
of SEK 17.58 billion.
Sales of Iggesund Paperboard saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
7.0% in 2015, from
SEK 5.11 billion to SEK 5.47 billion.
Not all segments of Holmen AB experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of Holmen Kraft fell 16.3% to SEK 268.00 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Holmen AB also experienced decreases in sales in
Holmen Paper (down 1.6% to SEK 6.15 billion)
Holmen Skog (down 4.8% to SEK 2.81 billion)
Holmen Timber (down 2.8% to SEK 1.31 billion)