Husqvarna operates within the Lawn and garden equipment sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Husqvarna with three other
manufacturers of agricultural equipment in Europe:
Bucher Industries AG
sales of 2.38 billion Swiss Francs [US$2.50 billion]
of which 39%
was Kuhn Group),
GEA Group AG
(4.49 billion Euro [US$5.24 billion]
of which 54%
was Business Area Solutions), and
Turk Traktor Ve Ziraat Makineleri A.S
based in Turkey
(3.44 billion Turkish Liras [US$963.90 million]
of which 100%
was Agricultural Machine).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Husqvarna were SEK 35.98 billion (US$4.38 billion).
decrease of 0.5%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were SEK 36.17 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 10.5% decline
in Consumer Brands, from SEK 9.94 billion to SEK 8.89 billion.
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Husqvarna (up 1.9% to SEK 17.96 billion)
Gardena (up 7.8% to SEK 5.03 billion)
Constructions (up 4.1% to SEK 4.10 billion)