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UPM-Kymmene Corporation (UPM) is a biofore company, which integrates the bio and forest industries. It manufactures and supplies renewable and recyclable wood related products. The company focuses on building a sustainable future across six business areas, namely, Biorefining, Energy, Raflatac, Paper Asia, Paper ENA, Plywood and Other operations. Its product portfolio includes paper, energy, biofuels, pulp, forests and wood sourcing, timber, label materials, plywood and wood plastic composite. UPM operates production plants in 13 countries and distributes its products through global sales network. The company has presence with offices located in Germany, the UK, Finland, France, the US, Canada, China and other European and Asian countries. UPM is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland.
UPM-Kymmene Corporation Key Recent Developments
Jul 28, 2015: Interim Report Q2/2015: UPM’s good progress continued in Q2, with higher profits year-on-year Dec 12, 2013: NIB finances renewable diesel refinery in Finland
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Table Of Contents
UPM-Kymmene Corporation (UPM1V) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review Table of Contents Table of Contents 2 List of Tables 4 List of Figures 5 Section 1 - About the Company 6 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Key Facts 6 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Key Employees 7 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 8 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Major Products and Services 9 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - History 11 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Company Statement 17 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 19 Head Office 19 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 19 Section 2 - Company Analysis 22 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Business Description 22 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Corporate Strategy 24 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - SWOT Analysis 25 SWOT Analysis - Overview 25 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Strengths 25 Strength - Leading Market Position 25 Strength - Versatile Business Operations 25 Strength - Strong Research and Development Activities 25 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Weaknesses 26 Weakness - Declined Performance: UPM Paper ENA 26 Weakness - Declining Working Capital 26 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Opportunities 27 Opportunity - Strategic Contracts 27 Opportunity - Global Packaging Industry 27 Opportunity - Strategic Business Initiatives 27 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Threats 28 Threat - Highly Competitive Market 28 Threat - Substitute Products 28 Threat - Stringent Regulations 28 UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Key Competitors 29 Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 30 Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 30 Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 31 Performance Chart 33 Financial Performance 33 Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 34 Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 35 Section 4 - Company's Power Financial Deals and Alliances 36 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 36 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Power, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 37 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 38 Section 5 - Company's Recent Developments 39 Jul 28, 2015: Interim Report Q2/2015: UPM's good progress continued in Q2, with higher profits year-on-year 39 Oct 28, 2014: UPM achieves EUR 200 million profit improvement target ahead of schedule Net debt at lowest level in 15 years 41 Aug 05, 2014: UPM-Kymmene Corporation: Interim Report Q2 2014 43 Jul 30, 2014: UPM reports its environmental performance in EMAS 2013 statements 45 Jul 10, 2014: UPM to become exclusive distributor of Domtar's BioChoice lignin in Europe 46 Apr 29, 2014: UPM's strong Q1 shows momentum towards EUR 400 million profit improvement 47 Section 6 - Appendix 49 Methodology 49 Ratio Definitions 49 About GlobalData 53 Contact Us 53 Disclaimer 53
List of Tables UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Key Facts 6 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Key Employees 7 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 8 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Major Products and Services 9 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, History 11 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Other Locations 19 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Subsidiaries 20 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Key Competitors 29 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 30 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Annual Ratios 31 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Interim Ratios 34 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 36 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Power, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 37 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 38 Currency Codes 49 Capital Market Ratios 49 Equity Ratios 50 Profitability Ratios 50 Cost Ratios 51 Liquidity Ratios 51 Leverage Ratios 52 Efficiency Ratios 52
List of Figures UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 33 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Ratio Charts 35 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 36 UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Power, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 37