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:
GEA Group AG
sales of 4.83 billion Euro [US$5.43 billion]
of which 51%
was Business Area Equipment),
Bucher Industries AG
(3.06 billion Swiss Francs [US$3.03 billion]
of which 39%
was Kuhn Group), and
Turk Traktor Ve Ziraat Makineleri A.S
based in Turkey
(3.91 billion Turkish Liras [US$673.24 million]
of which 100%
was Agricultural Machine).
During the year ended December of 2018, sales at
Husqvarna were SEK 41.09 billion (US$4.42 billion).
increase of 4.3%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were SEK 39.39 billion.
Sales of Group saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
600.0% in 2018, from
SEK 7.00 million to SEK 49.00 million.
Husqvarna also saw significant increases in sales in
Gardena (up 20.8% to SEK 6.80 billion)
Constructions (up 14.9% to SEK 5.76 billion)
Not all segments of Husqvarna experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of Consumer Brands fell 3.5% to SEK 8.69 billion.